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knuckle-duster

a metal bar fitted over the knuckles, often with holes for the fingers, for inflicting injury by a blow with the fist
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BRASS KNUCKLES, Nelly's first full album of new songs in four years is scheduled for release on August 19, 2008.
The three-time Grammy-award winner is gearing up for the September release of his latest studio album Brass Knuckles.
Orr originally was detained in the area of the shooting by deputies for prowling and arrested on suspicion of possessing brass knuckles.
Police say they have seen an escalation in violence over the last two months among four tagging crews, who have used baseball bats and brass knuckles, authorities said.
The video for "Get Naked" was directed by Chris Hafner and produced by Dawn Rose for Brass Knuckles Productions.
BOLTON - A Connecticut man whose pulled-over pickup was allegedly filled with an assault rifle, a shotgun, a bullet-proof vest, ammunition, brass knuckles and knives was ordered held on $10,000 cash bail yesterday.
What we didn't know as we chased these young gang members from Kern County was that inside that old Blazer was also a loaded sawed-off shotgun, brass knuckles, a taped-up baseball bat (a favorite tool of gang members, we've been told) and some crank on the guy who did the actual stealing.
The brothers allegedly used brass knuckles to beat the individual, hitting him repeatedly in the face, police said.
Deputies said they discovered a stolen sawed-off shotgun, ammunition, brass knuckles and a baseball bat covered in black tape scattered on the floor of the SUV.
Two weeks ago, police seized doubled-edged daggers and knives, swords, axes, throwing stars, claws, standard brass knuckles, brass knuckles with knifes built in, swords, a mace, a throwing spear, switchblades, a handheld mechanical scythe and blunt instruments similar to police nightsticks.
21 during a traffic stop, after officers noticed a pair of brass knuckles in his car.
Laverdure said yesterday that brass knuckles, double-edged daggers, switchblades, throwing stars, swords and other illegal weapons, along with glass pipes and other drug paraphernalia, were seized after an undercover buy.