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bandoleer

[¦ban·də¦līr]
(ordnance)
A closed loop of fabric, provided with pockets designed to accommodate small-arms ammunition; used by the individual soldier for carrying ammunition, by suspending one or more bandoleers over the shoulders.
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[74] N[bar{i}]lakantha is not the first thus to explain [acute{s}]aikya: Franklin Edgerton, in the apparatus to MBh 2.45.27, quotes Devabodha's gloss of [acute{s}]aikya, "bh[bar{a}]nd[bar{a}]dh[bar{a}]rah, a support (or rigging) for a tool, instrument, weapon, etc."--a bandoleer, a "tool-belt," the strap supporting a sword's scabbard or the loop for carrying a club.
"With all killed wearing their bandoleers and holding their M-16s, we are confident that those who died in the encounter are NPAs," he said.
From the half-case of M67 hand grenades in the bottom of the firing pit, I put three, with pins straightened, on the top ledge of the pit along with bandoleers of HEDP M433 (M550 fuse) 40mm rounds for my M79.
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Ariz claimed people, with bandoleers (bullet magazine holders), were even bolder at night, visiting every house for the recruitment activity and with particular interest in young adventurous teenagers.
Recovered from the site were five M16 rifles, two bandoleers for M16, two rifle grenades, three improvised explosive device (IEDs), four detonating cords, seven blasting caps, one Motorola handheld radio, one power saw (Chainsaw), seven back packs with personal belongings, two cellphones, assorted medicines and medical paraphernalia, and subversive documents.
The middle dancer wears 8mm glass bead bandoleers crossing over his all bone hairpipe breast plate secured with beaded round medallions.
Aside from the previous recovered items such as M16 rifle, backpacks, bandoleers and Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) during the firefight, the troops recovered additional IEDs, blasting cap, hand grenade, assorted ammunitions, Macbook laptop, cellphones and other subversive documents.
The group also turned over 10 high-powered firearms, 40 assorted ammunition magazines, 651 pieces of live ammunition, a MK52 fragmentation grenade, and eight bandoleers.
The troops also recovered seven high-powered firearms; four armalite rifles; one M203 grenade launcher, one Pietro Beretta 9mm pistol with PNP property marking along with three Bandoleers and assorted ammunition.
With all killed wearing their bandoleers and holding their M16s, we are confident that all those who died in the encounter were NPAs," Parayno said.