a Russian-made automatic rifle: See also AK-47
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How to use Kalashnikov in a sentence
By then the S-75 had earned a reputation similar to that of the ubiquitous AK-47 automatic rifle, designed by Mikhail Kalashnikov.Russia’s Missiles Stung the World Long Before MH17 | Clive Irving | July 20, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Their main weapons were their Kalashnikov-style rifles, and it appears they never fired them on full automatic like a machine gun.Inside the NYPD’s Report on the Kenya Shopping Mall Massacre | Christopher Dickey | December 10, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
In one photo, Smith is on his knees, hands in the air, while a rebel points a Kalashnikov at his head.
Massud Rajavi, the head of the MEK, greeted Arafat in Tehran with a Kalashnikov as a welcoming gift.
But two days later, Moutlak was trained and outfitted with his own Kalashnikov.A Syrian Rebel’s Firsthand Report on the Fighting and Bombing in Homs | Katie Paul | February 28, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Alena, the wife of the merchant Kalashnikov, now comes out of her house on her way to vespers, accompanied by a servant.The Russian Opera | Rosa Newmarch