rifle ball :
- n a bullet designed to be fired from a rifle; no longer made spherical in shape
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Compiled from the pages of The Beacon By Debbie L. Holmer 125 Years Ago June 9, 1888 A week ago last Saturday when the schooner Electra was off the Presidio on her way to San Francisco, some rifle balls from the Presidio range whistled through the rigging of the vessel.
June 13, 2013 - Mendocino Beacon