• (n.) The diameter of the bore, as a cannon or other firearm, or of any tube; or the weight or size of the projectile which a firearm will carry; as, an 8 inch gun, a 12-pounder, a 44 caliber.
  • (n.) The diameter of round or cylindrical body, as of a bullet or column.
  • (n.) Fig.: Capacity or compass of mind.

Compare calibre with other words:

acumen vs. calibre

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bore vs. calibre

calibre vs. cartridge

calibre vs. projectile

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calibre vs. firearm

caliber vs. calibre

calibration vs. calibre

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