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gun

Drug slang
noun A regional term for term for a syringe.

verb To inject an abuse substance—e.g., heroin.

Forensics
noun A weapon that fires projectiles capable of causing grievous bodily harm or killing a land-based target.
 
Vox populi
noun A device used to discharge a projectile in a targeted direction.

verb To target and attack another person, usually understood in a metaphorical sense, as in “To gun for someone”.

gun

noun Drug slang A regionally popular street term for a syringeVox populi A device used to discharge a projectile in a targeted direction. See Gene gun, Heavy guns verb Drug slang To inject an illicit drug–regionally popular.
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I may be jumping the gun, but our shrewd signings will make the other club chairmen and managers sit back and realise their follies.
SPRINTER Mark Lewis-Francis insists he will not be jumping the gun by looking further than his next race when he competes in the 100 metres in the Olympics next month.
An Executive spokeswoman said reports that Gecas would not be extradited were "jumping the gun".
Coral yesterday cut mudlarks Young Kenny to 10-1 (from 14) and Edmond to 12-1 (from 16), but Renton described those banking on soft ground as "jumping the gun".
Here's the Irish Guards' new mascot jumping the gun on parade.
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Mrs Essex, the Cardiff North AM, who is meeting Cardiff council next week, accused the Liberal Democrats of 'jumping the gun'.
People are jumping the gun. I am keeping my options open.''