.38-caliber


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Adj.1..38-caliber - of or relating to the bore of a gun (or its ammunition) that measures thirty-eight hundredths of an inch in diameter.38-caliber - of or relating to the bore of a gun (or its ammunition) that measures thirty-eight hundredths of an inch in diameter; "a .38 caliber shell"
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Mabborang said alias Fermin, who is a resident of Barangay Paraiso in Alabel town, surrendered on August 19 along with a Garand rifle and a .38-caliber revolver reportedly issued by the rebels.
Recovered from Ginete were a P500 marked money, a sachet of alleged 'shabu' (crystal meth)and a .38-caliber revolver.
Likewise, the operatives recovered a homemade bomb, a 9 mm pistol, a .38-caliber revolver and several bullets.
Six sachets of shabu, a hand grenade and a .38-caliber revolver were reportedly recovered from Sy's suspected cohort Jerico Tanghal, who was arrested.
Police seized several grams of shabu, a .45-caliber pistol and a .38-caliber revolver from the suspects.
The struggle ended after Kil shot Kwak four times with a .38-caliber handgun -- killing him.
A 17-year-old student armed with a sawed-off shotgun and a .38-caliber handgun opened fire in Texas's Santa Fe High School on Friday.
FOR ANYONE WHO DOESN'T KNOW IT, SEVERAL HUNDRED THOUSAND .38-caliber S&W revolvers were used throughout World War II.
The firearm was a .38-caliber Rossi revolver, documents show.
These .38-caliber rimfires were manufactured from 1861 to 1863 in fairly modest numbers.
Ruger, which is headquartered in Connecticut but has a major facility in Newport, will be putting its brand on bullets produced by Savannah-based PolyCase Ammunition LLC for a .45-caliber handgun and .38-caliber pistol.
For one thing, she heard the sound of real gunshots coming from a police officer running down the hallways firing blanks from a .38-caliber handgun.