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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 flint·lock /ˈflɪntˌlɑk/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Flint·lock n.
 1. A lock for a gun or pistol, having a flint fixed in the hammer, which on striking the steel ignites the priming.
 2. A hand firearm fitted with a flintlock; esp., the old-fashioned musket of European and other armies.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a muzzle loader having a flintlock type of gunlock [syn: firelock]
      2: a gunlock that has flint embedded in the hammer; the flint
         makes a spark that ignites the charge