Definition of Automatic firearm
1. Noun. A firearm that reloads itself and keeps firing until the trigger is released.
Generic synonyms: Autoloader, Self-loader
Specialized synonyms: Automatic, Automatic Pistol, Automatic, Automatic Rifle, Machine Rifle, Machine Gun
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Automatic Firearm
Literary usage of Automatic firearm
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. State Laws and Ordinances on Firearms by DIANE Publishing Company (1996)
"vice that is designed or intended to be used to convert a semiautomatic firearm into a fully automatic firearm that was lawfully owned by that licensed ..."
2. Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics 1995 by Estados Unidos Departament of Justice (1996)
"... Virginia prohibits "Street Sweeper" shotguns, The District of Columbia prohibits new acquisition of handguns and any semi-automatic firearm capable of ..."
3. Journal of the United States Artillery by Coast Artillery Training Center (U.S.), Coast Artillery School (U.S.). School Board, Artillery School (Fort Monroe, Va.) (1912)
"1028881 automatic firearm, Ivar Johnson, Redlands, Cal., Assignor to CE Ide, Redlands, Cal. ... automatic firearm, NC Schellenger, Salt Lake City, Utah. ..."