Definition of Lee–Enfield in US English:

Lee–Enfield

(also Lee–Enfield rifle)

noun

  • A bolt-action rifle of a type formerly used by the British army.

Origin

From J. P. Lee (1831–1904), US designer of the bolt action + Enfield in north London, where it was made.

Pronunciation

Lee–Enfield

/ˌlē ˈenfēld/