Definitions for semiautomaticˌsɛm iˌɔ təˈmæt ɪk, ˌsɛm aɪ-
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semiautomatic pistol, semiautomatic(adj)
a pistol that is a semiautomatic firearm capable of loading and firing continuously
autoloading(a), self-loading, semiautomatic(adj)
(of firearms) capable of automatic loading and firing continuously
"an autoloading rifle"
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Congress should act to make sure no one on a no-fly list is able to buy a gun. What could possibly be the argument for allowing a terrorist suspect to buy a semiautomatic weapon? This is a matter of national security, what we can do, and must do, is make it harder for them to kill.
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