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automatic weapon

[¦ȯd·ə¦mad·ik ′wep·ən]
(ordnance)
A gun that fires, extracts, ejects, and reloads without application of power from an outside source, repeating the cycle as long as the firing mechanism is held in the proper position. Also known as automatic; automatic gun.
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The market for Automatic weapon system has been segmented based on the type, platform, and payload.
KARACHI -- Police chief of Karachi Dr.Amir Shaikh, in an official memo has ordered Patrolling Police officials to change their automatic weapons. This order has been issued after multiple incidents of accidental shootings were reported.
suspend all the licenses of automatic weapons of prohibited
Michael Costello, D-Newburyport, declared his intention to file a bill to ban anyone under 21 from firing an automatic weapon. That proposal is absurd on its face: Young men and women, after all, enlist in the nation's armed forces and use automatic weapons.
The actor was arrested on Monday night from the Allama Iqbal International Airport over the possession of an automatic weapon with an expired license.
A man armed with an automatic weapon sprayed bullets at people in a sandwich shop,killing a Bulgarian woman and three ethnic Albanians.
It supports the MK19 Grenade Machine Gun, 50 Caliber M2 Machine Gun, M249 Semi Automatic Weapon, and M240B Machine Gun.
Barrister Ali Zafar, the lead counsel for the petitioners, had argued that the government suspended licences of all automatic weapon holders within prohibited bore with the exception that only the law enforcing agencies could keep automatic weapons/licences.
Bump stocks have a single purpose, to cause a semi-automatic weapon to fire like an automatic weapon. The main use of automatic weapons is to kill people.
Any licensee who possesses automatic weapon within prohibited category and wants to surrender it for compensation price of Rs.
This equipment includes the Anti-Personnel/Obstacle Breaching System, M240G Medium Machine Gun, M249 Squad Automatic Weapon, Shoulder-Launched Multipurpose Assault Weapon, Light Vehicle Obscuration Smoke System, Automatic Chemical Agent Detection Alarm, AN/VDR-2 Nuclear Detection System, Multipurpose Cart, etc.
The boy had a semi- automatic weapon with 13 bullets.

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