air gun

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  • noun

Synonyms for air gun

a gun that propels a projectile by compressed air

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1 Heena Sidhu rose to the occasion as she clinched a gold medal in the womens 10m air pistol at the eight Asian Air Gun Championships in the Capital on Wednesday.
The gun is not a replica - it was an air pistol and was taken away by the police.
Mr Mills stressed that the air pistol was not a prohibited weapon which required a licence.
He will have the opportunity to claim the honour outright tomorrow in the 50m air pistol but as far as Gault is concerned it is job done already.
Yesterday, India had won a gold in men's 10m Air Rifle through Abhinav Bindra while Malaika Goel settled for women's 10m Air Pistol.
Paul Nicholson, prosecuting, told Leeds Crown Court yesterday that as Mr Howgate walked away, Lockhead was seen to be holding a gun which turned out to be a metal revolver gas powered air pistol but looked like something from a Clint Eastwood film.
5mm black GAT air pistol that had some potential to cause injury, but was not loaded.
But the Bahraini pleaded not guilty to possessing the air pistol as he went on trial at the High Criminal Court yesterday.
So, it comes as no surprise that until now there hasn't been an air pistol with a gas spring.
A WOMAN was shot with an air pistol during an attempted robbery.
By Sports Reporter/Doha Oleg Engachev won gold in the men's 10m Air Pistol event with a total of 195.
China's Guo Wenjun admires the gold medal she won in the 10m Air Pistol Shooting Medals won so far on Sunday CYCLING DIVING JUDO SHOOTING On the second day of the London Games on Sunday is featuring several intriguing matchups one would not want to miss.
A LARGE amount of medication and other items including a display air pistol were stolen during a burglary.
GARDAI fear a man who pointed an air pistol at armed detectives was attempting Ireland's first ever "suicide by cop".
The university games which are set to take place from September 14 to 20 in Wroclaw will include events such as trap, women's air pistol and skeet.