entrenching tool


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Noun1.entrenching tool - a hand shovel carried by infantrymen for digging trenchesentrenching tool - a hand shovel carried by infantrymen for digging trenches
hand shovel - a shovel that is operated by hand
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With the left side of her skull crushed, the police later surmised that she had been killed to 21 days earlier by a weapon similar to a military entrenching tool.
On the test bench in the Amur region employees of "Transneft - Far East" simulated leakage of hydrocarbons, unauthorized operation entrenching tool work earthmoving equipment, as well as the passage and travel within the protective zone of the pipeline.
It often required that the bolt be struck with a boot heel or entrenching tool to eject the spent cartridge and chamber the next round.
The elaborate trench systems of World War I increased demand for Ames shovels dramatically, while World War II saw Ames develop the folding entrenching tool familiar to most U.
A must have for any outdoor enthusiast; the Glock E-Tool (shovel] is an innovative entrenching tool with a surface-treated blade, which can be locked in three positions for multiple uses.
But while an entrenching tool ain't a substitute for a pistol, either, it sure beats an empty hand.
THE ENTRENCHING TOOL, NS 5120-00-878-5932, IS A COLLAPSIBLE, FOLDING TOOL USED AS A SHOVEL FOR DIGGING.
The EOD team was using an entrenching tool jury-rigged to the front of their robot to dig and move objects.
Gonzales grabbed an entrenching tool and crawled to his comrades," the commendation reads.
In addition to techniques for using the blade in hand-to-hand combat, Alpha Team members learn to throw the knife, ax and entrenching tool.
I will also have the opportunity to read an open letter to my son Gary, from my first marriage, who I fell out with over his desire to become a ballet dancer, resulting in me breaking both his legs with an entrenching tool.
I will also have the opportunity to read an open letter to my son Gary from my first marriage, who I fell out with over his desire to become a ballet dancer, resulting in me breaking both his legs with an entrenching tool.