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automatic in Weapons topic

automaticautomatic2 noun [countable]  1 PMWa weapon that can fire bullets continuously2 TTCa car with a system of gears that operate themselves without the driver needing to change them
Examples from the Corpus
automaticGive any young egotist two shots of dope and an automatic and he will hold up the government mint.Somewhere below, angry serpents of stabilising jets hissed as automatics restored the balance.Four automatics have been launched to complete the Corsa hatchback range, which replaced the Nova earlier this year.Giuliani said Kamal purchased the automatic in Florida at the end of January.