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Synonyms for Browning

United States inventor of firearms (especially automatic pistols and repeating rifles and a machine gun called the Peacemaker) (1855-1926)

English poet and husband of Elizabeth Barrett Browning noted for his dramatic monologues (1812-1889)

English poet best remembered for love sonnets written to her husband Robert Browning (1806-1861)

cooking to a brown crispiness over a fire or on a grill

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Caption: By 1918, the Model 1918 Browning Automatic Rifle began replacing the hated Chauchats in some (lucky) American units.
The combined daily production of all three manufacturers was 706 and a total of approximately 52,000 Browning Automatic Rifles was delivered from all sources.
The Browning Automatic Rifle (BAR) does not fire a three-inch bullet.
The former soldier, who carried a Browning automatic rifle, which he said weighed 21 pounds, 7 ounces, acknowledged the terror of nonstop gunfire in battle.
A bag in a bedroom wardrobe contained a .357 Magnum revolver, a .380 Browning automatic, 21 9mm bullets, two 9mm hollow point bullets and a single .45 hollow point bullet.
For instance, a genuine WWII-era Browning Automatic Rifle (BAR) Model 1918A2 that can be legally owned by an individual such as myself usually sells in excess of $20,000.
Likewise, the weapons used by Allied forces include Tommy guns, Browning machineguns, M1 Garands, M2 Carbines and even the 1918A2 Browning Automatic Rifle.
According to Hall, Browning's all-time bestseller is probably the Browning Automatic 5 auto-loading shotgun, which was in the Browning product lineup for more than 100 years.
The Browning Automatic Rifle joins others in Osprey's 'Weapon' series to provide a fine history of the Browning's use around the world--particularly during World Wars 1 and II.
The Thompson sub-machine gun and Browning Automatic Rifle were imported from the United States.
A Browning automatic handgun and Webley revolver were found in gamekeeper Tom McKellar's loft.
The author is surprised to learn that the barrel of a Browning automatic rifle is hot to the hand after firing.
Fifty Browning automatic rifles and a hundred thousand rounds of ammunition have been stolen, and the fears are that in the hands of the IRA, the Irish Republic to the south might be forced to come into the war on the Axis side if the weapons are used in an effort to "liberate" Ulster from the hated English.
Wallaert served as a Browning Automatic Rifleman with the Army's K Company, 3rd Battalion, 180th Infantry Regiment, 45th Division from February 1943 until January 1944.
Watson, 66, of Banbury Road, Lighthorne, who has competed for Great Britain in European and World Championships, was convicted of possessing a Browning automatic shotgun with intent to cause fear of violence.