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Synonyms for suppressor

someone who suppresses


a gene that suppresses the phenotypic expression of another gene (especially of a mutant gene)

an electrical device for suppressing unwanted currents

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The uncorking pressure can be too great for what the suppressor was designed to handle.
Do you want an effective flash suppressor or a muzzle brake mounted to your rifle?
A side benefit is that dB Foam's ingredients will also clean the suppressor.
Yet, it is worth noting Excalibur recommends, and provides with the Micro Suppressor, 150-grain fieldpoints that push total bolt weight to 400 grains.
Gemtech began as a group of leading designers with roots in the suppressor business going back to 1976.
Molecular diagnostics company Great Basin Scientific (NasdaqGS:GBSN) reported on Tuesday the receipt of the US Patent and Trademark Office's (USPTO) patent for its amplification suppressor.
A proper sound suppressor makes you a more courteous and neighborly shooter, masks the direction of the shot while hunting and preserves your capacity to assess your surroundings and communicate should you ever have to use your weapon for real, particularly indoors.
The extended, threaded barrel is best when the threads are a tight fit to the suppressor mount and are concentric to the bore axis.
Numerous companies have addressed the suppressor market for years, most notably, SureFire.
Although the advantages in protecting one's hearing and aiding alertness in the field are undeniable, the cost of a good suppressor is prohibitive and the application process onerous and expensive.
22 long rifle suppressor with unparalleled longevity: It's capable of handling 2,000 rounds of .
Early suppressors were, from a regeneration perspective, batch mode devices that subsequently evolved to a continuous mode device that was regenerated with chemical reagents.
A peristaltic pump or a dosino for suppressor regeneration are also options.
A new research report suggests that the drug may have significant anti-cancer properties as they interfere with the function of myeloid derived suppressor cell that is known to reduce the body's ability to fight tumors by interfering with the activity of cells.
Please note in the Northboro gun range situation, that law-abiding Americans in Massachusetts cannot exercise their rights under federal law to possess a sound suppressor for their firearms.