Origin of armor-piercing
Examples from the Web for armor-piercing
Evidence of execution-style gunshots with armor-piercing bullets has emerged.Ukraine Is On the Verge Of War And Putin Is To Blame|Michael Weiss|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Furthermore, the cannon and armor-piercing bombs of Shturmovik ground-attack aircraft posed a mortal peril for the German tanks.
And nobody needs a 30-round clip of high-velocity, steel-jacketed, armor-piercing ordnance for target shooting.
Our armor-piercing bullet was made with a cupronickel jacket for the sake of the gun barrel.America's Munitions 1917-1918|Benedict Crowell
They were proof against the ordinary bullet but not against the armor-piercing.War in the Garden of Eden|Kermit Roosevelt
Just where would an armor-piercing steel bullet do the most harm?Valley of the Croen|Lee Tarbell
Thus, the proportions of the shrapnel gun will be intermediate between those of the armor-piercing gun and the shell gun.
It is an armor-piercing shell for a 12-inch gun; it is made of forged steel, and is filled with explosive "D."The Gunner's Examiner|Harold E. Cloke