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Lee-Enfield rifle

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  • Lee-Enfield rifle — ▪ weapon       rifle adopted by the British army as its basic infantry weapon in 1902. The short, magazine loaded Lee Enfield (Mark I, or SMLE) superseded the longer Lee Enfield that was first produced in 1895. The short rifle had a length of… …   Universalium

  • Lee Enfield rifle — noun a .303 inch calibre bolt action military rifle with a 10 round magazine used by British and Australian soldiers in World War I and World War II and also in the Korean War. Also, 303. {from a rifle originally designed by James Paris Lee, a… …   Australian English dictionary

  • lee-enfield rifle — ˈlēˈenˌfēld noun Usage: usually capitalized L&E Etymology: James P. Lee died 1904 American inventor born in Scotland + Enfield, town near London, English : a short repeating British military rifle fed from a magazine and fitted with a knife… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lee-Enfield — Rifle No. 4 Mk I Lee Enfield No. 4 Mk I Tipo Fusil País de origen …   Wikipedia Español

  • Lee-Enfield — Allgemeine Information Militärische Bezeichnung: (Short Magazine) L …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lee Enfield — Allgemeine Information Militärische Bezeichnung: (Short Magazine) Lee Enfield Rifle Einsatzland …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lee-Enfield — This article is about the early twentieth century British rifle. For other uses, see Enfield rifle (disambiguation). Lee Enfield Short Magazine Lee Enfield No. 1 Mk. III Type …   Wikipedia

  • Lee Enfield — /lē enˈfēld/ noun A type of rifle used by the British Army in the Boer War and World Wars I and II ORIGIN: From JP Lee, US designer (1831–1904), and Enfield, the town where it was manufactured …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lee-Enfield Mark III — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Mark III. Lee Enfield Mark III Dessin d un fusil SMLE Mk III datant du début du XXe siècle …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lee-Enfield — Lee En|field trademark a type of ↑rifle (=long gun) used by the British army in World Wars I and II …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Lee–Enfield — noun a bolt action rifle of a type formerly used by the British army. Origin early 20th cent.: from the name of the American inventor J. P. Lee and Enfield in north London …   English new terms dictionary

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