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silencer

(sī′lĕn-sĕr)
A sequence of base pairs in DNA that prevents the transcription of a gene.
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It alleged that Delhi Police does not take action against vehicles with pressure horns and modified silencers, specifically in areas of North Campus of Delhi University.
According to the complaint, an undercover law enforcement officer bought unregistered firearm parts from Domenico at his home: two silencers on Dec.
Model scale silencers can be printed within reasonable time and price.
Opponents of the Hearing Prevention Act argue that silencers could make it more difficult to locate the source of shooting during a mass shooting event.
Cooperation with one car dealer was made to obtain some corroded silencers with some basic information for investigations.
Sparks, 1961." Design of High- Pressure Blow-off Silencers", The Journal of Acoustical society of America, 34: 5.
There, I had a chance to range-test SIG silencers, at least for as long as the ammo held out.
SilencerCo also introduced some newer, more compact pistol silencers.
But the DNA of his drinking buddy Brian Connolly, 48, was found on one of the silencers and he was charged with its possession.
Newington-based gun maker SIG Sauer has agreed to suspend a federal lawsuit it filed against the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives while the ATF reconsiders its decision to classify a "muzzle brake" SIG wants to take to market as a silencer.
Seized from Jerry Sy, a businessman residing on Fugoso Street, Tondo, Manila, were an automatic rifle with silencer, a .22-cal.