automatic pistol

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automatic pistol

[¦ȯd·ə¦mad·ik ′pis·təl]
(ordnance)
A pistol able to operate as an automatic weapon.
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Robert Graham, 32, was jailed for five years at Cardiff Crown last June after he admitted having the automatic handgun and producing cannabis.
A Browning automatic handgun and Webley revolver were found in gamekeeper Tom McKellar's loft.
Miller added: "We are not certain at this time, but it appears the suspect had an automatic handgun and a shotgun, that he was utilising the automatic handgun in quick succession.
The victim saw he had a small caliber silver automatic handgun.
Police refused to disclose details of the conversation but when Mr Wilson returned to the door he was shot three times with what is thought to be a small automatic handgun.
Police today launched an investigation into how the replica automatic handgun - designed to fire blanks but with a home-made conversion to allow for live bullets - came to be dumped in the hedge of a family house in Cherrybrook Way, Bell Green.
380-caliber automatic handgun used to shoot Castro at the Sierra Highway location where his body was found has not been located.
The automatic handgun was discovered by council workers in Seabank Road 10 days after the shooting, just a mile from the Wilson's three-storey Victorian house.
Football-mad Saadi Gaddafi's entourage had already been found witha a sub-machine gun, a revolver, an automatic handgun, ammo and a knife at Singapore's Changi Airport.
Among the weapons they would be handling are the SAS favourite, the Browning 9mm automatic handgun and the 9mm Glock automatic which is often carried by police.
Roberts walked into the one-room West Nickel Mines Amish School with a shotgun and automatic handgun.

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