special weapons

special weapons

A term sometimes used to indicate weapons grouped for special procedures, for security, or other reasons. Specific terminology, e.g., "nuclear weapons" or "guided missiles," is preferable.
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The war is, perhaps, severest between the males of polygamous animals, and these seem oftenest provided with special weapons.
The accuracy of the aim had first given him the idea that a special weapon had been employed.
At least 27 newly trained members of Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team had been activated as part of the Quezon provincial police force.
Maqsood Ahmed, Commandant Special Security Unit briefed about the various sections of the Special Security Unit and measures adopted to setup country's first Special Weapons and Tactics (S.
Before starting Flag March, the Commandos including Lady Commandos of Special Weapons and Tactics (S.
Stretched across the planet Zebes, Samus will have to find and use special weapons and gadgets if she hopes to complete this sprawling masterpiece.
The leadership of the Kyrgyz Ministry of the Interior plans to enlarge its special weapons assault teams, Deputy Interior Minister Talantbek Isaev said in Bishkek on February 25.
The Girls Aloud star hired the Special Weapons And Tactics response unit after receiving a letter from a crazed fan who threatened to kill himself and his family for her over the festive period.
As Los Angeles Police Department chief from 1969-78, Davis introduced a number of modern programs aimed at community policing as well as the Special Weapons and Tactics unit in 1972.
One such system, the Special Weapons Observation Reconnaissance Detection System, or SWORDS, will be joining Stryker Brigade Soldiers in Iraq after final testing, said Army Staff Sgt.
The EOC provided the County Sheriff and Concord Special Weapons and Tactics team with facility-diagrams, power grid and waterworks layout.
You can call it the Special Weapons Observation Reconnaissance Detection System (SWORDS, for short).

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