assault gun

noun
1. any of the automatic rifles or semiautomatic rifles with large magazines designed for military use
Syn: ↑assault rifle
Hypernyms: ↑automatic rifle, ↑automatic, ↑machine rifle
2. an armored vehicle with the chassis of a tank (but no turret) and a large gun; used as an antitank weapon and to support infantry
Hypernyms: ↑armored vehicle, ↑armoured vehicle

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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