There are a few basic nomenclature terms that every snub owner should know. These include:

Backstrap
Barrel
Butt
Charge holes or chambers
Crane
Cylinder
Cylinder release
Cylinder release screw
Ejector rod
Frame
Front sight
Front strap
Hammer
Muzzle
Rear sight
Star ejector
Top strap
Trigger
Trigger guard
Yoke
Yoke screw
Window of the frame

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