Definition of Kalashnikov noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

Kalashnikov

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//kəˈlæʃnɪkɒf//
 
; NAmE NAmE//kəˈlæʃnɪkɔːf//
 
Weapons
 
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a type of rifle (= a long gun) that can fire bullets very quickly See related entries: Weapons Word Origin 1970s: named after Mikhail T. Kalashnikov (born 1919), the Russian designer of the weapons.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: Kalashnikov