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assault weapon

any of various automatic and semiautomatic military firearms utilizing an intermediate-power cartridge, designed for individual use.
Compare assault rifle. Unabridged
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  • Which meant that the Throgs had in turn some assault weapon they believed superior, for they radiated confidence now.

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