Flobert

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Flobert (Gun) A small cartridge designed for target shooting; -- sometimes called ball cap.
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Usage

In literature:

I grew to be a dead shot with the flobert rifle; but lawsy, there's mighty little consideration for true merit in this world!
"The Wit and Humor of America, Volume VII. (of X.)" by Various
He supposed there must be enough of them to buy the Flobert Rifle.
"The Adventures of Bobby Orde" by Stewart Edward White
Drawn metallic shells were made by Flobert and Lefaucheux, in 1853, and Palmer, in 1854.
"The Progress of Invention in the Nineteenth Century." by Edward W. Byrn
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