.22-caliber


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Adj.1..22-caliber - of or relating to the bore of a gun (or its ammunition) that measures twenty-two hundredths of an inch in diameter.22-caliber - of or relating to the bore of a gun (or its ammunition) that measures twenty-two hundredths of an inch in diameter; "a .22 caliber pistol"
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Prosecutors said that during the confrontation, Patricia apparently didn't like what her husband said and she fetched her Beretta .22-caliber pistol and fatally shot him. She left the gun inside their home - right next to the TV bill.
They also brought with them a M653 rifle, a .22-caliber rifle, six 12-gauge homemade shotguns, two .38-caliber pistols, and one fragmentation grenade.
Garcia, of the 600 block of Packard Drive, pointed a loaded .22-caliber handgun at the victim as they drove past, the release said.
They are used for both fun and for competition by those who enjoy shooting .22-caliber rimfire pistols and rifles.
Seized during the raid were packs of 'shabu' (crystal meth) weighing around 500 grams worth P3.4 million, a hand grenade and several high powered firearms, including an M-16 rifle, an improvised .22-caliber rifle, a homemade M203 grenade launcher, a .40-caliber firearm and a .38-caliber rifle.
Several examples stand out in my mind, but the most significant and unique rimfire rifle I have ever handled would have to be the Daisy VL firing caseless .22-caliber ammunition.
The woman, who wished to remain anonymous, grabbed her .22-caliber pistol and fired at Decker, hitting him in the chest.
In the home, the affidavit reveals, officers found 43 grams of methamphetamine in a plastic bag hidden inside a baseball hat, and a .22-caliber Ruger pistol that was loaded with a round in the chamber.
This plinking rocket delivers pellets up to 1,200 fps with non-lead ammo in .177-caliber, 1,100 in .22-caliber and 900 fps in .25-caliber.
Nguyen threatened to kill him if the woman didn't give him the money, then fired a round from a Ruger .22-caliber handgun into the closet.
If you've done much shooting with a .22-caliber suppressor, you know that the carbon and lead buildup can be a nightmare, sometimes serving to fuse the pieces together and requiring a mallet and elbow grease to disassemble.