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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - (of firearms) capable of automatic loading and firing continuously.

Usage examples (36)
  • We prefer the use of the term "self-loading cargo".
  • At times they use self-loading rifles and sten guns.
  • The most common rimfire rifle in use today is the Ruger 10-22 self-loading rifle.
  • The extremists decamped with one carbine, three self-loading rifles and ammunition. for more
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