Carabine


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Car´a`bine

    (kăr´å`bīn)
n.1.(Mil.) A carbine.
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Each man laid aside the light fowling-piece, which, under the name of a carabine, he carried in virtue of his rank; and divesting himself of every article of exterior or heavy clothing, he stood resembling a dark and fierce looking statue, in the attitude, and nearly in the garb, of nature.
He will not call to the strangers, that they may rise and speak to him with their carabines.
Trois personnes ont porte plainte apres avoir ete legerement blessees vendredi soir par des tirs de carabine a plomb devant une ecole occupee a 80 km au nord de Barcelone, selon la police catalane.
They were known as the Carabine pour Mitrailleurs, Batteries d'Infanterie et Agents de Transmission Modele 1916.
Deux bonbonnes de gaz de 13 kilos chacune, un pistolet automatique, une carabine, un sac tactique, un ordinateur portable, deux CD de preches islamistes et plus de 9000 munitions " disposees dans des caisses ont ete retrouves dans son vehicule.
Researchers have evaluated IV clonidine as premedicant, Wright PMC et al, Carabine UA et al, Leslie K et al, Zalunardo MP et al, Altan A et al have used clonidine infusion 15 mins before induction [11,12,13] Carabine et al demonstrated that 1.
Jean Carabine outlines a variety of stages for taking up Foucault's genealogical method in critical discourse analysis.
France's second rifle, one subject of this story, was the beautiful, light, handy Carabine de Versailles An XII (An XII meaning "Year 12," or 1803).
Juno nominees and winners of the 2010 Canadian Folk Music Award for Vocal Group of the Year, Amanda Walther and Sheila Carabine of Dala write and sing in harmony.
Les snipers mandates pour cette operation innommable, se croyant investis d'une fonction de justicier, tirent sur les chiens sans meme chercher a savoir si la bete prise dans la ligne de mire de la lunette de leur carabine est accompagnee ou non, [beaucoup moins que]appartient[beaucoup plus grand que] a quelqu'un ou non, tuant certains, en blessant d'autres qui, en se tordant de douleur, n'ont aucune autre alternative que de fuir au loin- Combien de temps va durer l'agonie de la bete blessee ?
13 pounds, the Model 1838, unlike earlier rampart guns, was of short rifle length and configuration, and was nicknamed gross carabine (big carbine).
Deirdre Carabine remarks: "There is no transcendent, unknowable God in Plato, but there is a hint of the idea of a transcendent, unknowable good.