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Noun Concept
Categories: Firearm components
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stock  gunstock  buttstock  butt hook  butt stock
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The handle of a handgun or the butt end of a rifle or shotgun or part of the support of a machine gun or artillery gun WordNet 3.0
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The handle of a handgun or the butt end of a rifle or shotgun or part of the support of a machine gun or artillery gun WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
A gunstock or often simply stock, the back portion of which is also known as a shoulder stock, a buttstock or simply a butt, is a part of a long gun that provides structural support, to which the barrel, action, and firing mechanism are attached. Wikipedia
Structural component of a long gun Wikidata
The stock in a firearm located in the rear of the firing mechanism where one's shoulder is held when shooting. Wiktionary
The rear part of a musket, rifle or shotgun which is pressed into the shoulder. Wiktionary
The part of a rifle or shotgun that rests against the shooter's shoulder. Wiktionary
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The rifle had been fitted with a special stock WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet