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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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The Infantry Automatic Rifle is a lightweight, magazine fed rifle capable of automatic fire, meaning that when the trigger is depressed, the weapon will continue firing until it is released.
The automatic rifle replaces some of a unit's M16 rifles.
TERROR SCENE: Police bomb squad officers search the restaurant in Tel Aviv where three Israelis were killed and 31 wounded as a gunman burst in an opened fire with an automatic rifle.
Witnesses said that Sweilam called Abdel Fattah Salem, one of the victims, and threatened him with an automatic rifle before shooting him dead.
But Israeli soldiers sprayed them with long volleys of automatic rifle fire as they waited outside the morgue, killing one man.
At least 11 shots were fired from an automatic rifle pushed through the bar's window grille.
Alino said agents confiscated one M-16 automatic rifle, one .
Each figure is outfitted and equipped with a field jacket, steel pot helmet, shirt, trousers, combat boots with gaiters, automatic rifle, entrenching tool, web belt, canteen, ammo pouches, and assault gas mask bag.
WH WHEN EN I heard this WHEN I heard this quote from Alan Pardew (above) on Mike Ashley - "he loves football but he sometimes can't understand how it works and it confuses and upsets him, and when he is upset, he does things that aren't brilliant" - I thought he sounded like a Texan Soccer Mom explaining why her son turned an automatic rifle on his classmates after he was dropped from the school team.
It has been reported that a dismissed policeman armed with an automatic rifle seized a bus in the Philippine capital on Monday morning.
The bus driver opened the fire of his automatic rifle last Tuesday at his
And now the biggest man in Fox Company was hefting his 28-pound Browning automatic rifle onto Saipan - a volcanic island fortress southeast of Japan.

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