airgun


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airgun

(ˈɛəˌɡʌn)
n
(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) a gun discharged by means of compressed air
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.airgun - a gun that propels a projectile by compressed airairgun - a gun that propels a projectile by compressed air
BB gun - an air gun in which BBs are propelled by compressed air
gun - a weapon that discharges a missile at high velocity (especially from a metal tube or barrel)
paintball gun - an air gun used in the game of paintball; designed to simulate a semiautomatic
Translations

airgun

[ˈɛərgʌn] nfusil m à air compriméair hostess n (British)hôtesse f de l'air
She's an air hostess → Elle est hôtesse de l'air.

airgun

[ˈɛəˌgʌn] nfucile m ad aria compressa
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There's genius in that, for who would expect to find such a thing fired from an airgun.
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RSPCA Cymru wants to see England and Wales follow the lead of Scotland, where airgun owners and users have been required to have a licence since January 1 last year.
The review into airgun ownership and usage came after 13-year-old Benjamin Wragge was shot with an airgun and subsequently died in Thurston, Suffolk, on May 1, 2016.
Every year, there are several airgun shows around the United States.
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You expect to see pellet guns and BB guns at an airgun show.
The result is a reference that includes a color Photo Percentage Grading System to help gun owners assess airgun condition factors.
Fortunately, most airgun ring manufacturers use a reversible sideplate to accommodate either and the rings are very inexpensive, especially when compared to a reasonable billing for custom gunsmith work.
Soon, some cop will shoot a girl who is using her look-a-like airgun with pink grips to pop coke cans.
As more people become aware of the advantages and enjoyment of airgun shooting, hunting, etc.