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<![if !vml]><![endif]><![if !RotText]><![endif]><![if !vml]><![endif]>Whip - The tendency of a barrel to rise at the muzzle under the recoil of firing (1)---because the line of the bore (2) is normally above the axis of rotation around the point where the firearm is held against one's shoulder (3) or in the case of a handgun, in one's hand.
Barrel whip shooting a 4-bore double rifle.
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