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“Any Other Weapon” (AOW) is a term used by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), which includes:
This term does not include a pistol or a revolver having a rifled bore (or rifled bores) or weapons designed, made or intended to be fired from the shoulder and not capable of firing fixed ammunition.
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