calibre

See bore.

calibre

  1. a degree or grade of excellence or worth
  2. diameter of a tube or gun barrel

Calibre

• (n.) The diameter of the bore, as a cannon or other firearm, or of any tube; or the weight or size of the projectile which a firearm will carry; as, an 8 inch gun, a 12-pounder, a 44 caliber. • (n.) The diameter of round or cylindrical body, as of a bullet or column. • (n.) Fig.: Capacity or compass of mind.Calibre: words in the de...
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Calibre

1. Size/diameter of the inside of the barrel 2. Horrible alcohol free lager.
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Calibre

[cannon] This category is for head coaches past and present of the United States men`s national ice hockey team. ...
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Calibre

[musician] Calibre, birth name Dominick Martin, is a drum and bass and liquid funk, music producer and DJ hailing from Belfast, Northern Ireland. He originally started producing at a young age and has spent many years refining his sound. He is a classically trained musician playing a variety of musical instruments eventually becoming a self...
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Calibre

[software] calibre, a free and open-source e-book computer software application suite which runs on multiple platforms, allows users to manage e-book collections as well as to create, edit, and read e-books. It supports a variety of formats (including the common Amazon Kindle and EPUB formats), e-book syncing with a variety of e-book reader...
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Calibre

Calibre is the nominal diameter of a projectile of a rifled firearm or the diameter between lands in a rifled barrel. In the USA it is usually expressed in hundreds of an inch; in Great Britain in thousandths; in Europe and elsewhere in millimetres.
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calibre

in firearms, unit of measure indicating the interior, or bore, diameter of a gun barrel and the diameter of the gun`s ammunition; or the length of a ... [4 related articles]
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calibre

The diameter of a gun barrel. The inner surface is the bore.
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calibre

The diameter of a hollow tubular structure. ... (07 Apr 1998) ...
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Calibre

The physical make-up of a watch movement;  as a person may be said to be of stout, slim, massive or slight build, so a watch can be described as being of large, small, deep, slim etc. calibre.   The word is most often found as part of the phrase Lépine calibre.
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