ammunition clip

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English-Portuguese dictionary of military terminology. 2014.

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  • clip — [[t]klɪ̱p[/t]] clips, clipping, clipped 1) N COUNT A clip is a small device, usually made of metal or plastic, that is specially shaped for holding things together. She took the clip out of her hair. 2) V ERG When you clip things together, you… …   English dictionary

  • clip-fed — /klip fed /, adj. (of a rifle) loading from a cartridge clip into the magazine. [CLIP2 + FED] * * * clipˈ fed adjective (of firearms) loaded automatically from an ammunition clip • • • Main Entry: ↑clip …   Useful english dictionary

  • clip of cartridges — metal frame or container for holding and loading cartridges into an automatic rifle or gun; clamp, ammunition clip …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Clip — may refer to: In holding devices: Clip (ammunition), a device for storing multiple rounds together as a unit Sometimes confused with magazine (firearms) Paper clip, a device for holding several sheets of paper together Binder clip, a device used… …   Wikipedia

  • Clip (ammunition) — Inserting an en bloc clip on the M1 Garand Not to be confused with Magazine (firearms). A clip is a device that is used to store multiple rounds of ammunition together as a unit, ready for insertion into the magazine or cylinder of a firearm.… …   Wikipedia

  • ammunition — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. ammo, bullets, etc. See arms. II (Roget s IV) n. ammo*, munitions, materiel, resources. Types of ammunition include: buckshot, gunpowder, cartridge, bullet, round, clip, napalm, bomb, missile,… …   English dictionary for students

  • clip — I. transitive verb (clipped; clipping) Etymology: Middle English clippen, from Old English clyppan; akin to Old High German klāftra fathom, Lithuanian globti to embrace Date: before 12th century 1. encompass 2. a. to hold in a tight grip ; clutc …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • clip — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 used for holding things together ADJECTIVE ▪ bicycle (BrE), hair, nose, paper, tie ▪ belt, pocket (AmE) ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • clip — I. /klɪp / (say klip) verb (clipped, clipping) –verb (t) 1. to cut, or cut off or out, as with shears; trim by cutting. 2. to cut or trim the hair or fleece of; shear. 3. to pare the edge of (a coin). 4. to punch a hole in (a ticket). 5. to cut… …   Australian English dictionary

  • cartridge clip — metal frame or container for holding and loading cartridges into an automatic rifle or gun; clamp, ammunition clip …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Moon clip — A moon clip is a ring shaped or star shaped piece of metal designed to hold multiple cartridges together as a unit, for simultaneous insertion and extraction from a revolver cylinder. Moonclips may either hold an entire cylinder s worth of… …   Wikipedia

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