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automatic rifle

[¦ȯd·ə¦mad·ik ′rīf·əl]
(ordnance)
A rifle capable of operating as an automatic weapon.
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An automatic rifle, 30 live rounds in two magazines, and 18 empty cases were recovered from the spot.
Police forces conducted search raids in different areas of Basra, arresting four persons wanted on criminal charges and seizing an automatic rifle," the source told Aswat al-Iraq news agency.
The 27-year-old loner was armed with an automatic rifle, a pistol and at least one hand grenade when he went on the rampage.
22 semi automatic rifle, a Samson Luger gun and 190 Blazer rounds of ammunition at his home.
How many times have you found yourself sitting on the front porch sipping a mint julep 'round about midnight when you suddenly feel an overwhelming desire to handle an automatic rifle or even a siege weapon, only to realize that the gun shop is closed for the weekend?
This publication deals with the 45 De Lisle carbine family, the Howell automatic rifle, the Charlton automatic rifle (New Zealand and Australian versions), the Howard Francis machine carbine, the Rieder automatic rifle, the Elkins automatic rifle and an unnamed post-WW2 Australian self loading rifle.
But a burst from an automatic rifle right out in the street with nothing between me and the guy pulling the trigger but my jammies and a thin cement wall snapped my eyes open like popcorn.
At least 11 shots were fired from an automatic rifle pushed through the bar's window grille.
He said police recovered the body of the slain pirate, Alad Sahibul, and an M-16 automatic rifle from his speedboat.
O'Neill, 27, died during a police raid when he was hit six times with an automatic rifle in a west London hotel room in September 1996.
Unarmed O'Neill, 27, died during a police raid when he was hit six times with an automatic rifle in a London hotel room in 1996.
Since Martin was shown firing an automatic rifle immediately after the brief conversion footage, viewers were led to believe that they were seeing the results of the conversion--unless they knew enough to recognize that the allegedly converted gun was not an M-16 like the one that was fired.

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