M-1 rifle

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Synonyms for M-1 rifle

a semiautomatic rifle

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He could take an M-1 rifle through a bayonet drill so that you could feel the ground tremble from his jab-jab-jab, slice, and when he used the butt he was quick as a cat.
Some of the destroyed weaponry were AK-47, M-16 and M-1 rifles, M-60 machine guns, shotguns, and various types of side arms.
Watching M-16s and even M-1 rifles (yes I am that old) persuaded me that these things are extraordinarily dangerous.
(Fire)-that unleashed a volley of gunfire from eight M-1 rifles. In a split second, Lim Seng, was efficiently dispatched by seven .30-cal.
Tear gas, police dogs, the state police and troopers, M-1 rifles, fire hoses, police riot squads armed with billy-clubs and machine-guns, the use of cavalry, and that monument to southern tyranny, the filthy overcrowded jail cell.
The governor of Ohio summoned the Ohio National Guard, and troops arrived armed with tear gas and loaded M-1 rifles. Students, confined to their dormitories, called a rally for Monday at noon.
On Mount Suribachi--during the World War II battle for the Pacific Island of Iwo Jima--Marines had to use flame throwers, hand grenades and M-1 rifles to destroy Japanese troops fiercely defending heavily fortified bunkers, tunnels and caves, Manofsky explained.
We were all armed, 10 of us with M-1 rifles, the M-1 Garand, semiautomatic, .30 caliber.
At 12:24 PM the thirteen members of Troop G simultaneously turned, aimed their M-1 rifles, and opened fire on the crowd of unarmed students.