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air gun

[′er ‚gən]
(ordnance)

air gun

1. Same as spray gun.
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Animals can suffer horrendous injuries and often die as a result of air gun attacks and these weapons are potentially extremely dangerous for people as well.
While I was in my university's residence in the UAE, I was browsing the Internet on my laptop and decided to buy an air gun," the defendant told prosecutors.
A total of 4,500 reports of air gun attacks were received by the charity between January 2013 and the end of December 2017.
Those who have a legitimate reason to purchase, possess and use an air gun will be able to retain ownership and would simply need to apply for a licence.
Anguish "More than 90 per cent of attacks are in England and Wales, where anyone over 18 can purchase an air gun and ammunition without a licence.
They recovered one PT 32 mm pistol with two magazines, one air gun, two live rounds of pt 32 mm and one Maruti Gypsy without any registration number.
An adaptation of the Before-After/Control-Impact (BACI) study design allowed us to compare fish catches with and without air gun activity in 2014 to historical catch rates, while data from hydrophones and vector sensors placed at each net offered insight into the sounds received at the fyke net locations.
We would also like to remind people that, under the Wildlife and Countryside Act, they can face a fine of up to PS5,000 and/or six months imprisonment if they are caught deliberately using an air gun to injure any wild animal.
PEOPLE who own air guns are being encouraged to surrender their weapons in a three-week campaign.
The shooting underscores an often overlooked aspect of the national debates on gun control and police conduct: that police officers routinely mistake air guns for real guns.
The shockless Ion Air Gun neutralizes static electricity and cleans at distances up to 15 ft.