automatic pistol

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Synonyms for automatic pistol

a pistol that will keep firing until the ammunition is gone or the trigger is released

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THE Red Brigades assassinated former Italian premier Aldo Moro with 11 automatic pistol shots and dumped his body in a car yesterday in the heart of Rome.
The haul includes deadly sawn-off shotguns, automatic pistols and high-powered crossbows.
The haul includes sawn-off shotguns, automatic pistols and high powered crossbows.
The Italian automatic pistol had originally been a blank firing pistol which had been adapted, and the Spanish double barrelled shotgun had both its barrels and stock shortened.
Unfortunately, as he turned the corner, he found himself staring directly into the barrel of a 9mm automatic pistol.
380 caliber Bersa semi- automatic pistol during the week of July 22, 2002.
He had been shot six times in the head and back with an automatic pistol in what Thai police describe as a "professional hit".
On 28 December, police were alerted to a vehicle parked in an airport car park, which was found to contain an automatic pistol, a machine-gun, five cakes of plastic explosive and two detonators.
Garofano was charged with two counts of possession of prohibited weapons, which related to an automatic pistol and CS spray, and with possession of ammunition, which related to items found in a car at the airport.
Police were alerted when the captain, realising her blunder, rushed back to the store and discovered that the US-made Sig Sauer 9mm automatic pistol was gone.
The teen then was led to a remote hiking spot called Lizard's Mouth, where he was shot nine times with an automatic pistol owned by Hollywood.
March 13, 1995: Bennett tells officers to search a green Mondeo parked in Eaton Road, West Derby, and they found a revolver and an automatic pistol.
Mr Chapman, of Caryl Grove, Dingle, had pleaded not guilty to possessing an 8mm Gap automatic pistol with intent to endanger life and possessing nine rounds of ammunition with intent to endanger life.
Gardai said EUR20,000 of coke, an automatic pistol and ammunition were discovered in one house and EUR10,000 of cocaine in the second.
All in all, The Automatic Pistol is an easy and enjoyable read written by someone who was "over there.
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