Sentence Examples


  • Troopers are armed with lance, sword and carbine (for which in 1908 the substitution of a short rifle with bayonet was suggested).
  • The infantry was armed with the Mannlicher magazine rifle (model 1893), the cavalry with the Mannlicher carbine, the horse and field artillery with Krupp quick-firing guns.
  • He remarked that every horseman carried a carbine slung across his shoulders and pistols in his holsters.
  • It is the first British short assault carbine into service, it will not be the last.
  • Sixth, the board is not decided in the opinion whether it would be best to have only magazine carbines in the cavalry service.

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