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pistolnoun [C]

 us   /ˈpɪs·təl/
a ​smallgun which can be ​held in and ​fired from one ​hand
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pistolnoun [C]

uk   /ˈpɪs.təl/  us   /ˈpɪs.təl/
a ​smallgun that is ​held in and fired from one ​hand: a ​loaded pistol an ​automatic pistol
(Definition of pistol from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pistol”
in Korean 권총…
in Arabic مُسَدَّس…
in Malaysian pistol…
in French pistolet…
in Russian пистолет…
in Chinese (Traditional) 手槍…
in Italian pistola…
in Turkish tabanca…
in Polish pistolet…
in Spanish pistola…
in Vietnamese súng ngắn…
in Portuguese pistola…
in Thai ปืนพก…
in German die Pistole…
in Catalan pistola…
in Japanese ピストル, 拳銃…
in Chinese (Simplified) 手枪…
in Indonesian pistol…
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