Browning automatic rifle

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Browning automatic rifle

[′brau̇·niŋ ȯd·ə′mad·ik ′rī·fəl]
(ordnance)
A gas-operated weapon whose cyclical rate of fire is adjustable but which is capable of firing 200-350 rounds per minute.
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M1918 Browning Automatic Rifles. Testing proved the superiority of the Browning, and in 1927, a version of the Browning made by the Belgian firm Fabrique Nationale was chosen as the 7,9 mm Rcczny karabin maszynowy Browning wzor 1928 (hand-held machine gun Browning Model 1928--better known as the rkm Browning wz.