automatic firearm

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Synonyms for automatic firearm

a firearm that reloads itself and keeps firing until the trigger is released

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The fire control system has been altered, of course, from selective fire to semi-automatic fire, but the original incorporated trigger housing still carries the letters "S" for safe, "R" for repeat or semi-auto fire and "A" for fully automatic fire.
The ubiquitous AK-47 is capable of fully automatic fire.
This provides a longer sighting plane, enables short periods of sustained fully automatic fire, and an increase in muzzle velocity.
The sliding buttstock retracts easily into its fully extended position and the foregrip aids in maintaining control in fully automatic fire.
In still another abandonment of the original rifle role, the semiautomatic choice on the selector switch was eliminated in favor of an intermediate rate of fully automatic fire.
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