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Word: holster

Definition: leather pistol case (that hangs on a belt around the waist)


Sentences Containing 'holster'

His fictional protagonist John Thomas Rourke's choices in firearms and equipment reflected Ahern's own: the character's main weapons were a pair of compact Detonics CombatMaster .45 pistols in a custom double shoulder holster by famous maker Lou Alessi.
That is, you had to have the latest gun, sighting equipment, and competition holster to be competitive.
Unlike plating, the finish is not subject to flaking, peeling, wear-off from rubbing (as when repeatedly removed from a holster), or rust when scratched.

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