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Part of Speech: noun
Results: 8
2. A body of soldiers armed with rifles.
3. A strip of wood covered with emery or a similar material, used for sharpening scythes.
Part of Speech: verb
1. To commit robbery.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
3. To grove; to channel; especially, to groove internally with spiral channels; as, to rifle a gun barrel or a cannon.
4. To whet with a rifle. See Rifle, n., 3.
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