pistol


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A handheld firearm that holds up to 14 rounds of ammunition

pistol

Public health A handheld firearm that holds up to 14 rounds of ammunition. See Ballistics. Cf Assault weapon, Shotgun.
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It holds the pistol in a muzzle-forward angle, similar to action pistol "race" holsters.
The course is a follow-on course to the NRA Basic Pistol or First Steps Pistol Shooting Course.
Zippered pistol rug--holds and protects a large handgun." End of story for most pistol rugs, right?
A There's no need to sell the farm in order to get into pistol shooting.
Fig C-7 in the old version showed the pistol grip, NSN 1005-01-306-9442; a pin, NSN 5315-01-3097192; and the locking plate assembly, NSN 1005-01131-1911.
They clinched bronze in Air Pistol Junior Women, Air Pistol Junior Men ( two bronze) and Standard Pistol Junior Men categories.
Soldiers earn the Distinguished Pistol Shot Badge after earning 30 Excellence in Competition (EIC) points, also known as leg points or legs.
Right now there are so many types of handguns that fit into the "pocket pistol" category that figuring out how to organize them is challenging.
Meanwhile, Murree police held Liaqat for having 1 pistol 30 bore with 3 rounds, Ganjmandi police rounded up Rahat and Shahzad with 2 pistol 30 bore with 7 rounds, Perwadhai Police rounded up Shair Ali for having 1 pistol 30 bore with 6 rounds, Sadiqabad police held Usama with 1 pistol 30 rounds and 4 rounds, Cantt police apprehended Irfan for having 1 riffle machine gun with 180 rounds and Adbullah with 1 pistol 9mm with 2 rounds while Gujar khan police busted Abdul Jabbar and recovered 1 gun 12 bore.
The decision is a goodwill gesture by the committee and is taken after considering the withdrawal of two Olympic quotas in the MenaACAOs 25m Rapid Fire Pistol.
This treatise is a spinoff of my American Gunsmith article in the May 2018 issue covering precision scope mounting the Remington XP-100 pistol. In that article I wrote, "In the load and accuracy of various scoped pistols I had designed and built a special pistol rest.
The firearm was an AR-15 Pistol, a "chopped" version of the Saint AR-15.