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AK-47

(ā′kā′fôr′tē-sĕv′ən)
n.
A clip-fed, gas-operated assault rifle of Soviet design having a caliber of 7.62 millimeters and used throughout the world by armed forces and paramilitary organizations.

[Russian A(vtomat) K(alashnikova), automatic gun of Kalashnikov, after Viktor Timofeevich Kalashnikov (1919-2013), Soviet arms engineer.]

AK-47

n
(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) a type of Kalashnikov assault rifle
[C20: from A(utomat) K(alashnikov)]

AK-47

(ˈeɪˈkeɪˌfɔr tiˈsɛv ən)
n., pl. AK-47's.
a kalashnikov assault rifle first made in 1947.
[1965–70; < Russian]
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Those weapons that were recovered are 1 AK 47 rifle, 2 Pistols,1 rifle, 3 12 bore rifles,1 KG Explosive Russian Marking, 2 KG unidentified explosive,40 Detonators,3 RPG's,43 Hand Grenades,19 UBGL Ammunition,608 rounds of AK 47,940 7.
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On Wednesday the Upper Nile Police retrieved 78 weapons, including five AK 47 assault rifles and 91 rounds of ammunition, in an operation code-named "Operation Drag Net for free and credible referendum".
The man was shot with one bullet of AK 47 automatic machine gun.
The doctor hesitated, and immediately one of the guards lifted an AK 47 and moved it within inches of his ear.
We have recovered one AK 47, twelve RPG rockets, one or two local guns, barrels, Chinese hand grenades and a lot of arms and ammunitions," said Rajouri's Senior Superintendent of Police Mubisher Latafi.
The recovered arms and ammunition included 1019 AK 47 rounds, four AK rifles, seven wireless sets, two mobile phones, one UBGL gun, one hand grenade, two Chinese made pistols, two Pakistan made pistols, four magazines of AK 47.
Washington,Sep 3(ANI): The owner of a bullet-proof glass company, Texas Armoring, Trent Kimball, let one of his employees shoot at him with an AK 47 rifle to demonstrate his product's effectiveness.
We recovered an AK 47 rifle, some magazines and Chinese grenades along with some radio communication equipment," said Lieutenant Colonel Ashok Rana, Commanding Officer of 40 Rashtriya Rifles.