Glock


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Glock

(ɡlɒk)
n
(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) trademark a type of pistol
[C20: named after Gaston Glock (born 1929), Austrian manufacturer]
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8220;The DEASBF has truly made a difference for so many and GLOCK is proud to contribute to this meaningful cause.
The jilted wife of the 83-yearold inventor of the Glock pistol is chasing him for a fortune after he left her for a 31-year-old.
Gaston Glock, a former radiator engineer, made his colossal fortune after designing a pistol that saw off all rivals to become Nato standard issue in the early 80s.
BRITISH soldiers are ditching the traditional Browning pistol for the more sophisticated and deadly Glock 17 - as used by our police.
Barrett and reviewer Tate might believe that the Glock is "ugly," but to millions of American gun owners, their Glock represents a beautiful and logical choice for personal and family protection.
TIMO GLOCK has been ruled out of next Sunday's Brazilian Grand Prix after tests revealed he sustained a cracked vertebra from his crash in Japan last weekend.
However, subsequent medical checks in Germany have now revealed the another injury, ruling Glock out of the penultimate race of the year at Interlagos and potentially the season-ender on November 1 in Abu Dhabi.
Timo Glock insists he did not allow Lewis Hamilton to overtake him on the final lap of the Brazilian Grand Prix yesterday to win the Formula One world championship.
To anyone watching Sunday's season finale, it might have seemed that Glock gifted the championship to Hamilton, but the German denied he had let Hamilton intentionally pass by.
To anyone watching, it might have seemed that Glock gifted the championship to Hamilton, but the German denied this.
The Los Angeles Police Department has instructed its officers to stop using Glock 21 pistols amid concerns that the weapons misfire, Assistant Chief Jim McDonnell told the Police Commission on Tuesday.
The Second Amendment Foundation today announced that Glock, Inc.