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a. The grip of a pistol, shaped to fit the hand.
b. A similar grip sometimes used on a submachine gun or other firearm.
2. A grip used on certain tools, such as a saw, shaped to fit the hand.
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a. a handle shaped like the butt of a pistol
b. (as modifier): a pistol-grip camera.
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|Noun||1.||pistol grip - a handle (as of a gun or saw) shaped like the butt of a pistol|
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