assault weapon

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noun

any of various automatic and semiautomatic military firearms utilizing an intermediate-power cartridge, designed for individual use.Compare assault rifle.

Nearby words

  1. assault and battery,
  2. assault boat,
  3. assault course,
  4. assault jacket,
  5. assault rifle,
  6. assaultive,
  7. assay,
  8. assay cup,
  9. assay groove,
  10. assay office

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