Garand rifle


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Garand rifle

(ˈɡærənd; ɡəˈrænd)
n
(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) another name for M-1 rifle
[C20: named after John C. Garand (1888–1974), US gun designer]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Garand rifle - a semiautomatic rifleGarand rifle - a semiautomatic rifle    
rifle - a shoulder firearm with a long barrel and a rifled bore; "he lifted the rifle to his shoulder and fired"
semiautomatic firearm - an autoloader that fires only one shot at each pull of the trigger
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Gonzales identified the arrested suspect as Salaban Sapalon Talusan, from whom a Garand rifle was taken.
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WHY Stand in the birthplace of the M1 Garand rifle, the weapon of America's WWII infantryman * Examine the differences between the prototype and the last M1 Garand and the milestone versions in between * See a Japanese paratrooper rifle, a display case filled with Nazi pistols, and other rare Axis and Allied firearms
Among the best examples of a well cared for rifles with numerous dings in my safe is a Beretta-produced Ml Garand rifle and a Winchester Model 94 .
It is not only the definitive treatment of the MI Garand rifle but a landmark in firearms publishing.
The poster features a youthful engineer Soldier carrying a large sledgehammer and an M-1 Garand rifle.
Players can utilize a total of 12 authentic WWII era weapons, including an American Colt 45, American M-1 Garand Rifle and Browning Automatic Rifle.
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