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Colt .45

six-shot revolver invented by Samuel Colt and used throughout the West. [Am. Hist.: WB, 4: 684–685]
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It is said the Americans invented the Colt 45 with its bigger 45-caliber bullets in their Mindanao pacification campaign, because the ordinary 38-caliber bullets could not stop attacking Moro warriors.
The search of Malawani's house uncovered an unlicensed Colt 45 pistol with ammunition, a rocket-propelled grenade (RPG), and bank receipts.
We'll be draining a Colt 45 or two in contemplation of what could have been.
Recovered from Pabilona were two sachets of suspected shabu, various drug paraphernalia and a Colt 45 Remington pistol.
For the benefit of the record I wasn't holding up the box office although I was definitely wearing my twin leather holsters that packed a couple of Colt 45 six shooters.
The owner was a Wild West enthusiast who collected clothing and cowboy-themed memorabilia, and he found that a replica Colt 45 revolver was missing.
His response to whining opposition parties in the House last week was redolent of that memorable scene in Sergio Leone's The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, when Ugly -- sat in a foam filled tub -- was surprised by a killer pointing a colt 45, the killer mumbling something like, 'So I've finally caught yer with yer pants down.
We all have the scars from the many nightmare times when a high-flying Boro have taken out their Colt 45 and fired it squarely through their own size elevens in a couponbusting implosion.
An oil and gas drilling company called Hercules Offshore, RadioShack, and Colt--makers of the Colt 45 and other firearms--all filed for bankruptcy in Delaware this year, and none of them are based there.
Galifianakis showed no mercy to Danson, ridiculing everything from a TV commercial he did for Colt 45 to forgettable sitcoms like "Becker.
AFTER the final Colt 45 had discharged its deadly cargo, a silence fell on the dusty, ochrecoloured streets of Tombstone, punctured only by the distant rustle of tumbleweed.
The officer said Caven told them he had a Colt 45 pistol and was a black belt in karate.