automatic pistol

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Noun1.automatic pistol - a pistol that will keep firing until the ammunition is gone or the trigger is releasedautomatic pistol - a pistol that will keep firing until the ammunition is gone or the trigger is released
automatic firearm, automatic gun, automatic weapon - a firearm that reloads itself and keeps firing until the trigger is released
handgun, pistol, shooting iron, side arm - a firearm that is held and fired with one hand
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Like the lever-action rifle, the pump shotgun and 1911 autopistol are uniquely American.
The lens is dove-tailed into the slide of an autopistol or barrel of a revolver and flips up when the gun is drawn from a holster.
Currently the autopistol completely dominates the police market.
Did you ever notice that most of your customers, and particularly most of your serious shooters, are likely to leave their autopistol grips the way they were when the gun came out of the box, but are much more likely to go to aftermarket grips for their revolvers?
The same principles apply as in building any custom gun, such as the classic 1911 autopistol.
As its reputation spreads among autopistol fans and new models appear, its popularity will continue to increase.
The objective was to put a 50-caliber cartridge in America's classic handgun, the 1911 autopistol.
Depending on the design of the expander there will be some variations, but autopistol rounds really don't need very much to be easily loaded.
The X-Five is a single-action autopistol, designed to be carried cocked and locked.
Fosbery turned his inventive mind towards a design combining the virtues of revolver and autopistol.