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A telescopic sight on a rifle.
- ‘Bushnell offers an extensive line of binoculars, spotting scopes, riflescopes, rangefinders, telescopes and night vision products.’
- ‘Leupold & Stevens deserves credit for bringing us the first high-quality riflescopes designed expressly with short-range rifles in mind.’
- ‘It offers a dealer who buys 12 Weaver riflescopes, three pairs of Weaver binoculars free.’
- ‘Even more than riflescopes, the improvement in bullets over the last several decades has been phenomenal.’
- ‘So it's no surprise that since the turn of the century, Zeiss riflescopes have had an enviable reputation for superb resolution and contrast, excellent light transmission and reliable adjustments.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.