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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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Vigorously regulation is required to eventually ban these silencers or suppressors as essential steps in adopting common-sense gun-control measures.
These genes alter the DNA of and ultimately silence a tumor suppressor called interferon regulator factor 8, or IRF8.
If what you want is a not-heavy suppressor, with perhaps excessive durability, and a great big dollop of quiet as well, then Yankee Hill can provide you with just that.
The DefCan 3Ti is a 7.62 suppressor. The DefCan 2Ti is for 5.56 NATO, and comes in both Bi-Lock QD and direct-thread models.
"The mated high-volume suppressor works in tune with the ported barrel and produces amazing suppression quality, even for a blowback carbine.
In order for a suppressor to work, one must have a firearm.
Do you want an effective flash suppressor or a muzzle brake mounted to your rifle?
Excalibur advertises the Micro Suppressor's velocity at 343 fps with a 350-grain bolt.
Gemtech began as a group of leading designers with roots in the suppressor business going back to 1976.
Hence, only the 15 genes with upregulated methylation and downregulated expression in early stage might be the tumor suppressor genes.
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.
The first time I beseeched a local Chief Law Enforcement Officer for his signature on a BATF Form 4 for a sound suppressor, he looked at me with skepticism.
The extended, threaded barrel is best when the threads are a tight fit to the suppressor mount and are concentric to the bore axis.
Installing a suppressor on one's favored hunting or shooting tool is much en vogue today.
But, a sauna that produces some exemplary suppressors. Located in Titusville, SLR Rifleworks makes, among other rifle items, the Aero suppressor.