Weapons definition

Weapons means an instrument or device of any kind that is used or designed to be used to inflict harm including, but not limited to, rifles, handguns, shotguns, antique fire- arms, knives, swords, bows and arrows, BB guns, pellet guns, air rifles, electronic or other stun devices, or fighting imple- ments.
Weapons means any of the following:
Weapons means any instrument, excluding restraining devices, chemical control agents and electronic control devices, with an intended use of self-defense, protection of another, or to gain or maintain compliance from an individual.

Examples of Weapons in a sentence

  • Rules on the Performance of Security Service, Weapons and Equipment of Security Officers in the Institution for Execution of Criminal Sanctions, Sl. list RCG, 68/2006, Art.

  • Weida, Beyond Deterrence: The Political Economy of Nuclear Weapons (Boulder: Westview Press, 1990).

  • The term "Mines" means those devices defined in Article 2, Paragraphs 1, 4 and 5 of Protocol II annexed to the Convention on Prohibitions and Restrictions on the Use of Certain Conventional Weapons Which May Be Deemed to Be Excessively Injurious or to Have Indiscriminate Effects of 1980.

  • Rules on the Performance of Security Service, Weapons and Equipment of Security Officers in the Institution for Execution of Criminal Sanctions, Sl. list RCG, 68/06, Art.

  • Giad Draper, “The Legal Limitation upon the Employment of Weapons by the United Nations Force in the Congo“, International and Comparative Law Quarterly, 1963, vol.


More Definitions of Weapons

Weapons means any item by virtue of its nature that could cause injury to human beings and endanger the safety of the aircraft, the crew and Passengers; and
Weapons means an instrument or device of any kind that is designed to be used to inflict harm on another person. For example, BB guns, pellet guns, air rifles, stun guns, antique guns, bows and arrows, handguns, rifles, shotguns, knives.
Weapons means a firearm as defined in 18 USC Section 921 for the purposes of the Gun-Free Schools Act. The penalty for a weapons violation under this law is a mandatory one year suspension from school. AWeapon@ may also mean any other device, instrument, material or substance which can cause physical injury or the threat of physical injury. The penalty for a violation under this definition could range from a five (5) day suspension to suspension for up to the remainder of the school year.
Weapons as used herein means centerfire rifles (primer located in center of base of case), rimfire rifle, 22 short, 22 long, 22 long rifle, 5 mm rimfire, bow (longbow or crossbow), muzzleloader (rifle or shotgun receiving powder and lead projectile through end of muzzle), shotgun, pistol, spear, hand powered projectile, blowgun, legal raptor, dog, and sling shot.
Weapons means: a firearm as defined for purposes of the Gun-Free Schools Act. It also may include, but not be limited to, any other gun, BB gun, pistol, revolver, shotgun, rifle, machine gun, disguised gun, dagger, dirk, stiletto, switchblade knife, box cutter, cane sword, leaded cane, electronic dart gun, throwing star, electronic stun gun, pepper spray or other noxious spray, explosive or incendiary bomb, or other device, instrument, material or substance that can cause physical injury or death when used to cause physical injury or death.
Weapons means any type of firearm, knife, dagger, dirk, stiletto, a double-edged non-folding stabbing instrument, taser, brass knuckles, any other type of instrument which could be used as a weapon and any type of explosive, chemicals or objects or instruments possessed for use of fighting or attacking.
Weapons means any instrument of combat, or any object not designed as an instrument of combat but carried for the purpose of inflicting or threatening bodily injury. Examples include but are not limited to firearms, knives with fixed blades or pocket knives with blades longer than four inches, razors, metal knuckles, blackjacks, hatchets, bows and arrows, nun chahkas, foils, stun weapons, or any explosive or incendiary device. "Stun weapon" is defined as any device that emits a momentary or pulsed output that is electrical, audible, optical, or electromagnetic in nature and that is designed to temporarily incapacitate a person.