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  1. ballistic identification, ballistic fingerprinting, bullet fingerprinting(noun)

    identification of the gun that fired a bullet from an analysis of the unique marks that every gun makes on the bullet it fires and on the shell ejected from it

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  1. Ballistic fingerprinting

    Ballistic fingerprinting refers to a set of forensic techniques that rely on marks that firearms leave on bullets to match a bullet to the gun it was fired with. It is a subset of forensic ballistics and internal ballistics.

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