pump-action


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pump-action

adj
1. (Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) (of a shotgun or other repeating firearm) operated by a slide-action mechanism feeding ammunition from a magazine under the barrel into the breech
2. spraying or dispensing liquid by means of a pump rather than using a propellant
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Chambered in 12 gauge with a 5+1 capacity, the pump-action shotgun weighs 7.5 lbs.
There's a model to suit all budgets ranging from a "bog-standard" camping toilet to a deluxe pump-action throne.
CID agents located and arrested the suspect with a pump-action rifle in his possession," the spokesman added.
The Dolphin Squad and PRU also recovered three cars, 53 motorcycles, five cell-phones, 27 pistols, two rifles, three pump-action, drugs including 33 bottles of liquor from the accused.
Built on Mossberg's pump-action design, each 590 Shockwave features an overall length of 26.37 inches, a 14-inch heavy-walled barrel and an ambidextrous top-mounted safety.
FOB West fired four warning shots to freeze the fleeing illegal miners, who realized that they had been rendered powerless, after the team had seized their pump-action gun.
The force received 672 reports of gun crimes in 2017 and organised a weapons 'surrender' in May, when a range of deadly firearms, including a 12-gauge, pump-action shotgun and an array of pistols were handed in.
He added the police also seized eight 30 caliber pistols, one pump-action rifle with 62 shells, four stolen motorcycles, jewellery, cash worth Rs525,000 and 11 cellphones from the possession of the accused.
The hold-all containing a pump-action shotgun, two handguns and ammunition had been wrapped in a yellow hi-vis jacket with bricks in it.
The women, according to their training officer Manju K, were now familiarising with the topography of the Valley, Srinagar town and are being trained to handle ammunition and weapons such as rubber bullets, pellet guns, pump-action guns and teargas shells, PAVA shells and chilli-based munitions.
The suspect, identified as Fadi Ghazi Askar, is suspected of shooting and killing his wife Nahla Bahlawan with a pump-action shotgun early Monday morning in Beirut's Ras al-Nabeh area.
FIRST INTRODUCED IN 20 GAUGE IN 1912, Winchester's internal-hammer pump-action shotgun quickly became known for its excellent balance, ultra-smooth function, and superb construction.