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Bullets

bandolier

noun

a type of belt worn over one shoulder and across the chest with pockets to hold bullets

blank

noun

a gun cartridge that explodes when the gun is fired, but contains no bullet

blank cartridge

noun

a cartridge for a gun that can be fired but has no bullet in it

buckshot

noun

small metal balls that are fired from a gun

bullet

noun

a small piece of metal that is shot from a gun and causes serious damage to the person or thing it hits

caliber

the American spelling of calibre

calibre

noun

the width of a bullet

cartridge

noun

a small metal tube containing a bullet and a substance that will explode that you put inside a gun

dum-dum

noun

a type of bullet that breaks into small pieces as it hits someone

flak

noun

bullets or bombs that are shot at planes from the ground

gunshot

noun

the bullets shot from a gun

live

adjective

live bullets are real, rather than blanks or rubber or plastic bullets

pellet

noun

a small round piece of steel or lead that is fired from a gun

plastic bullet

noun

a bullet made of plastic used for controlling large violent crowds without killing people

round

noun

a bullet or a shot that is fired from a weapon

rubber bullet

noun

a bullet made of hard rubber that is designed to injure people but not to kill them, used especially by the police or army to control threatening crowds

shell

noun

a weapon consisting of a metal container filled with a substance that explodes, fired from a large gun

shot

noun

a bullet that is fired from a gun

shot

noun

small metal balls that are fired from a shotgun

slug

noun

a bullet

tracer

noun

a bullet that leaves a line of smoke behind it as it travels through the air

infobesity

the condition of continually consuming large amounts of information, especially when this has a negative effect on a person's well-being and ability to concentrate

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