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Synonyms for semiautomatic

a pistol that is a semiautomatic firearm capable of loading and firing continuously

partially automatic

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(of firearms) capable of automatic loading and firing continuously

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In terms of your guidance - just trying to understand - military-style rifles is still the preponderance of your long guns, and that was, I believe, 19 percent of your total revenue," Ruttenbur said, referring to Smith & Wesson's large selection of the AR-15-style semiautomatic rifles.
Those who plot mass violence shouldn't be able to obtain semiautomatic weapons so easily, whether we define these people as terrorists or not.
For example, a semiautomatic rifle fell under the term
A big, pink recreational vehicle is hard to miss, and that's exactly what the Million Mom March members hoped for when they launched a nationwide summer tour to urge support for continuation of a ban on military-style semiautomatic weapons.
At the same time, a chasm has opened up between entry-level equipment--characterized by semiautomatic machines equipped with basic vision inspection and demanding a relatively high level of operator intervention--and highly automated machines bristling with productivity options such as enclosed print heads, networking software, on-board diagnostics, post-print inspection and more.
62x39 mm semiautomatic rifle, striking both officers at close range.
As seen at this year's GIFA exhibition, Swisspour Engineering AG's Puma pouring robot is available for manual, semiautomatic or fully automatic pouring of molten iron.
On gun control, Bush in 1988 effectively portrayed the Democrats' plan, which featured restraints on the import of semiautomatic weapons, as a program to ban all firearms.
The sub product segments analyzed include Manual Screen Print Equipment, Semiautomatic Screen Print Equipment, Automatic Screen Print Equipment, Gantry Robot, Turret, High-Speed Placement Equipment, Medium Speed Placement Equipment, Low-Speed Placement Equipment, Reflow Oven, Wave Oven, Optical Inspection Equipment, X-Ray Inspection Equipment, Laser Inspection Equipment, Manual Repair and Rework Equipment, and Semiautomatic Repair and Rework Equipment.
It seems to me that it would be to our benefit as shooters and/or gun enthusiasts to begin using this or another innocuous description to describe the action types of our semiautomatic firearms, including rifles, pistols and shotguns.
The Magnum[R] PRO product family includes semiautomatic MIG / flux-cored guns with barrel-style or Curve[TM] cated self-shielded flux-cored K126[TM] guns; and Magnum[R] PRO Thru-Arm and External Dress torches for robotic applications.
Appellant backed up, pulled out a black semiautomatic handgun, and the gun discharged.
38-caliber semiautomatic handgun was still clutched in his hand.
TOM PALMER, A writer and researcher at the Cato Institute, believes he owes his life to a 9-mm semiautomatic.