Definition of Twenty-two pistol
1. Noun. A .22-caliber pistol.
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Literary usage of Twenty-two pistol
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1. Police Violence in Argentina: Torture and Police Killings in Buenos Aires by Bell Gale Chevigny, Paul Chevigny, Americas Watch Committee (U.S.) (1991)
"The twenty-two pistol was technically operable, but required both hands to operate it, because the hammer did not strike accurately. ..."
2. The Fine Art of Fishing by Samuel Granger Camp (1911)
"... fish is a large one, is to shoot it through the head with a twenty-two pistol or rifle. Deep-trolling requires one man at the oars and another to handle ..."