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flak jacket

n.
A bulletproof jacket or vest.

flak jacket

n
(Military) a reinforced sleeveless jacket for protection against gunfire or shrapnel worn by soldiers, policemen, etc

flak′ jack`et


n.
a protective vest. Also called flak′ vest`.
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The peace process means we can now hang up our flak jackets.
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Ecstasy, cannabis, three balaclavas and military flak jackets were also said to have been found at the house.
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Rickers,32,said: "Wewere not arrested, but they had to say, 'We are holding you under the Anti-Terrorism Act because you're running around in flak jackets and a utility belt'.
No flak jackets or desert boots and money the lowest of the low: four shillings a day, 20p in today's money, as peacekeepers.
Mr Ainsworth cannot nip down to the corner shop and order (say) another 200 helicopters, flak jackets that fit or five full-length aircraft carriers instead of Trident submarines.
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Currently on the pistol range, everyone holds the weapon in their hand at the alert until the targets pop up, no one wears helmets or flak jackets, and the only position used is the standing.