flash eliminator


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Related to flash eliminator: Flash hider

flash eliminator

or

flash suppressor

n
(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) a device fitted to the muzzle of a firearm to reduce the flash made by the ignited propellant gases
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Known as the launcher LI A2, it was fitted over the flash eliminator clipping onto the bayonet catch.
At his house on Weymouth Close, Childwall a flash eliminator, normally only used by the military to disguise their position, was among the items seized
The flash eliminator omits cuts on the bottom to keep the muzzle down.