Pistol definition

Pistol means any firearm with a barrel less than sixteen inches in length, or is designed to be held and fired by the use of a single hand.
Pistol means a loaded or unloaded firearm that is 26 inches or less in length, or a loaded or unloaded firearm that by its construction and appearance conceals it as a firearm.
Pistol means a short firearm having a chamber which is integral with the barrel, designed to be aimed and fired by the use of a single hand.

Examples of Pistol in a sentence

The Lessee must remain affiliated with the Western Australian Pistol Association (WAPA) and abide by the WAPA Regulations.

The original form will then be submitted to the NYSP Pistol Permit Unit.

You must change the address on your New York State Driver License prior to responding to the Pistol Licensing Bureau, at which time you will have to submit proof of your relocation, and supply the requisite fee.

Pistol and revolver ammunition with expanding projectiles and the projectiles for such ammunition, except in the case of weapons for hunting or for target shooting, for persons entitled to use them.

Have you completed training as prescribed in LRS 40:1379.3(D)(1) and LAC 55:I.1311.A? (Attach Proof)You MUST indicate the type of Handgun you received training with: Pistol Revolver Both7.

More Definitions of Pistol

Pistol means a weapon as defined in Minnesota Statutes section 624.712, subd. 2. Subpart D. Student.
Pistol means any derringer, revolver, or semi-automatic firearm which:
Pistol means any firearm originally designed to be fired by use of a single hand or with a barrel less than 12 inches in length.
Pistol means any firearm designed to expel a projectile and designed to be fired from the hand, but shall not include any firearm generally recognized or classified as an antique, curiosity, or collector’s item, or any that does not fire fixed cartridges.
Pistol means a weapon originally designed, made, and intended to fire a projectile (bullet) from one or more barrels when held in one hand, and having one or more chambers as an integral part of or permanently aligned with the bore and a short stock at an angle to and extending below the line of the bore that is designed to be gripped by one hand.
Pistol means a firearm capable of being concealed that is intended to be aimed and fired with one hand. (Added to NRS by 1989, 652; A 2007, 1289; 2011, 1109)
Pistol means a handgun in which the chamber is part of the barrel. A pistol can either be semiautomatic or non-semiautomatic, but not fully automatic.