Weapons

gun
a weapon that discharges a missile at high velocity (especially from a metal tube or barrel)
 
epee
a fencing sword similar to a foil but with a heavier blade
 
assault gun
any of the automatic rifles or semiautomatic rifles with large magazines designed for military use
 
repeating firearm
a firearm that can fire several rounds without reloading
 
Winchester
a shoulder rifle
 
ICBM
a ballistic missile that is capable of traveling from one continent to another
 
Luger
a German semiautomatic pistol
 
grapeshot
a cluster of small projectiles fired together from a cannon to produce a hail of shot
 
brand
a cutting or thrusting weapon that has a long metal blade and a hilt with a hand guard
 
halberd
a pike fitted with an ax head
 
projectile
a weapon that is forcibly thrown or projected at a targets but is not self-propelled
 
round shot
a solid projectile that in former times was fired from a cannon
 
javelin
a spear thrown as a weapon or in competitive field events
 
Maxim gun
an obsolete water-cooled machine gun having a single barrel
 
spitball
a projectile made by chewing a piece of paper and shaping it into a sphere
 
claymore
a large double-edged broadsword; formerly used by Scottish Highlanders
 
W.M.D.
a weapon that kills or injures civilian as well as military personnel (nuclear and chemical and biological weapons)
 
stiletto
a small dagger with a tapered blade
 
partizan
a pike with a long tapering double-edged blade with lateral projections; 16th and 17th centuries
 
poniard
a dagger with a slender blade
 
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