Browning automatic rifle
noun Etymology: John M. Browning died 1926 American designer of firearms Date: 1920 a .30 caliber gas-operated air-cooled magazine-fed automatic rifle often provided with a rest for the barrel

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Browning Automatic Rifle — Allgemeine Information Zivile Bezeichnung: Browning Automatic Rifle …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Browning Automatic Rifle — Browning BAR M1918 Pour les articles homonymes, voir BAR. le BAR M1918 de la Grande Guerre …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Browning automatic rifle — noun a portable .30 caliber automatic rifle operated by gas pressure and fed by cartridges from a magazine; used by United States troops in World War I and in World War II and in the Korean War • Syn: ↑BAR • Hypernyms: ↑automatic rifle,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Browning automatic rifle — an air cooled, fully automatic rifle capable of firing 200 to 350 rounds per minute. Abbr.: BAR [1900 05; named after J. M. BROWNING] * * * ▪ weapon       automatic rifle produced in the United States starting in 1918 and widely used in other… …   Universalium

  • Browning automatic rifle — Brown′ing au′tomatic ri′fle n. mil an automatic rifle capable of firing 200 to 350 rounds per minute • Etymology: 1900–05; after J. M. Browning …   From formal English to slang

  • Browning automatic rifle — type of magazine fed automatic rifle used by U.S. troops in World War II and the Korean War, B.A.R …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Browning Automatic Rifle — …   Википедия

  • Browning Automatic Rifle M1918 — …   Википедия

  • B.A.R"Browning automatic rifle" — Browning BAR M1918 Pour les articles homonymes, voir BAR. le BAR M1918 de la Grande Guerre …   Wikipédia en Français

  • B.A.R "Browning automatic rifle" — Browning BAR M1918 Pour les articles homonymes, voir BAR. le BAR M1918 de la Grande Guerre …   Wikipédia en Français

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