Browning machine gun


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Browning machine gun

[′brau̇·niŋ mə′shēn ‚gən]
(ordnance)
Any of certain caliber-.30 and caliber-.50 machine guns designed by, or modified from designs by, John M. Browning.
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Browning Machine Guns, a so-called "Baby" (short-barreled) water-cooled version made by Colt's and an M2 HB (Heavy Barrel) air-cooled gun made by Savage during World War II.
Would-be buyers crammed into the sale in Phoenix, Arizona, to get a glimpse of the legendary 1965 Aston Martin DB5, complete with superspy additions including built-in Browning machine guns and tyre slashers.
Even in Primary one and two he used to show his collections off and would tell us about Sten and Browning machine guns when we didn't even know what a machine gun was.
The Spitfires and Hurricanes which won the Battle of Britain were fitted with Browning machine guns made at the BSA.
Devices include a bullet-proof shield, revolving number plates, replica Browning machine guns hidden behind the front sidelights, a radar tracking device - decades before GPS technology - an ejector seat and an oil slick sprayer and nail spreader.
Platoon Sergeant Mitchell Paige's men had their rifles, four 30-caliber Browning machine guns, and a very tough boss.
It could be equipped with depth charges, bombs, torpedoes, and M2 Browning machine guns and was one of the most widely-used multi-role aircraft of World War II.