- \\ˌāˌkāˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ \ noun
Usage: usually capitalized A&K: a Soviet-designed 7.62 mm (.30 cal.) gas-operated magazine-fed rifle for automatic or semiautomatic fire
* * *abbrevAutomatic Kalashnikov 47, a type of sub-machine gun
* * *n. a type of assault rifle, originally manufactured in the Soviet UnionOrigin:acronym for Russian Avtomat Kalashnikova 1947, the designation of the original model, designed in 1947 by Mikhail T. Kalashnikov (b. 1919)
Useful english dictionary. 2012.