A mechanism by which the charge of a gun is exploded.
- ‘CCL manufactures a number of gunlocks and cables.’
- ‘His cousin Obed Robinson of Attleboro, Massachusetts, began as a blacksmith and made gunlocks for the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War.’
- ‘An ideal place to display gunlocks is on firearms.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.