Gun definition

Gun means revolvers, pistols, rifles, fountain pen guns, riot guns, shot guns, and cannons, portable or fixed, except those regularly manufactured, and used with firearm ammunition.
Gun means and includes any rifle, shotgun, pistol or other firearm, and also includes any air gun, air rifle, pneumatic gun or other similar device designed and intended to expel a projectile through a gun barrel of any length by means of explosive, expansion or release of compressed gas or compressed air.
Gun means a handgun or long gun.

Examples of Gun in a sentence

  • Article H.18 Gun Control (Section 218)(Applicable to task orders funded by the NIH appropriated funds.)None of the funds made available in this title may be used, in whole or in part, to advocate or promote gun control.

  • Article H.18 Gun Control (Applicable to task orders funded by the NIH appropriated funds.)The Contractor shall not use contract funds in whole or in part, to advocate or promote gun control.

  • GUN FREE SCHOOLS ACT Charter School shall comply with the federal Gun Free Schools Act.

  • Article H.18 Gun Control(Applicable to task orders funded by the NIH appropriated funds.)The Contractor shall not use contract funds in whole or in part, to advocate or promote gun control.

  • U.S. Government Accountability Office, Gun Control and Terrorism: FBI Could Better Manage Firearm-Related Background Checks Involving Terrorist Watch List Records, GAO-05-127, January 2005, p.


More Definitions of Gun

Gun or “firearm” means a handgun, rifle, shotgun, short-barreled rifle, short-barreled shotgun, or any other firearm, whether loaded or unloaded, except it does not include an antique firearm.
Gun or “the Gun”: As used herein shall mean and refer to the Gun which
Gun means any device, appliance or article which is capable of projecting a missile, and includes flare guns, competition bows and their component parts;
Gun means the firearm described on the "declarations". It includes any parts or
Gun means a gun or firearm of any description and includes an air gun or any other kind of gun from which any shot, bullet or other missile can be discharged.]
Gun means any weapon fitted with a barrel, whether or not the barrel is rifled;
Gun means a shotgun, rifle, pistol, revolver, air gun, gas gun, blow gun, bow, crossbow, or any other device mechanically propelling an arrow, spear, or other projectile.