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.
Dozens of M1 Garands, carbines, Browning Automatic Rifles and Browning machine guns shattered the first wave, moving it down in seconds like ripe wheat waving in the breeze.
At the time of the Battle of Britain all Spitfires were armed with eight Browning machine guns.
The Irish Defence Forces said the six Browning machine guns and 1,000 rounds of ammunition were discovered by a team from Queens University Belfast and were removed by bomb disposal experts.
There were also a small number of Browning machine guns on site, as a defence against low-flying aircraft.
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.