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  1. Grip Panel
  2. Cylinder Stop
  3. Ejection Port
  4. Shell Latches (stops)
  5. Lower Receiver Group
  6. Frame
  7. Forestock / Hand Guard
  8. Backstrap
  9. Muzzle Flash Suppressor
  10. Hand
  11. Barrel
  12. Slide
  13. Front Strap
  14. Recoil Pad
  15. Recoil Guide
  16. Muzzle Barrel
  17. Trigger Guard
  18. Bolt
  19. Slide Cover Plate
  20. Grip
  21. Trigger Group
  22. Muzzle
  23. Safety
  24. Fore-end (Slide)
  25. Magazine Release
  26. Toe
  27. Hammer Spur
  28. Trigger
  29. Extractor Rod
  30. Receiver
  31. Extractor
  32. Shell Carrier
  33. Thumb Rest
  34. Top Strap
  35. Magazine Cap
  36. Comb
  37. Charging Handle
  38. Accessory Rail
  39. Magazine
  40. Loading Port
  41. Chamber
  42. Trigger Safety
  43. Center Pin
  44. Recoil Spring
  45. Butt
  46. Stock
  47. Magazine Well
  48. Hammer Nose / Firing Pin / Pin
  49. Heel
  50. Slide Stop Lever
  51. Magazine Floor Plate
  52. Take Down Pins
  53. Buffer (Spring)
  54. sights (front and rear)
  55. Front Sight
  56. Bolt Carrier
  57. Forward Assist
  58. Ejector
  59. Magazine Catch
  60. Slide Release (Action)
  61. Upper Receiver Group
  62. Front Sight (Bead Sight)
  63. Cylinder Release Latch
  64. Rear Sight
  65. Bolt Lock Lever
  66. Magazine Tube
  67. Cylinder
  68. Sling Swivels
  69. Hammer
  70. Crane
  71. Slide Lock
  1. a base of the magazine
  2. b used to support the rifle with the support hand; acts as a heat shield from the barrel
  3. c when depressed, it causes the extractor to push the cartridge from the cylinder
  4. d part of a revolver that turns the cylinder as the gun is cocked, thus aligning a cartridge with the hammer or firing pin (internal part)
  5. e allows the trigger to move when pressed [Pistol]
  6. f "small of the stock," just behind the receiver; the shooter uses the ___ and his or her shooting hand for control when firing or carrying it
  7. g mechanical device that prevents a shooter from pulling the trigger and discharging the shotgun
  8. h slightly rounded steel part that blocks the loading port; catches rounds released from the magazine and raises them into alignment with the chamber
  9. i provides a path for the fired bullet; its chamber holds the cartridge
  10. j directs the recoil spring
  11. k housing for the magazine (internal part)
  12. l stock's top edge where the shooter's cheek rests
  13. m two pieces of steel mounted on each side of the inside of the receiver at the magazine's rear; they help hold the cartridges in the magazine and release them one at a time when the action operates. They are also used to manually unload the shotgun.
  14. n houses the bolt assembly group
  15. o a butt plate, usually rubber, that reduces the effect of the shotgun's recoil or "kick"
  16. p located on the end of the barrel near the muzzle; it is designed for the swift location of the target and for bringing the firearm into alignment for accuracy
  17. q internal structure that holds the parts of the revolver and provides a way of gripping the firearm
  18. r rear area of the stock that the shooter mounts against the shoulder for firing; normally covered with a metal or plastic ___ plate or a recoil pad
  19. s secondary aligning device located on the receiver or barrel that aligns with the front sight bead or post to bring the shotgun into alignment for accuracy
  20. t portion of the grip that allows the fingers of the shooting hand to rest
  21. u place for the thumb to rest while gripping the pistol
  22. v located on the magazine tube's end and keeps the barrel in place
  23. w on a Smith & Wesson revolver, it is the spring-loaded part that holds the cylinder closed
  24. x part that enables shoulder support during firing
  25. y piece of spring steel mounted on the inside left of the receiver; when the action pulls a shell to the rear, it compresses and then releases the ___ as the bolt goes past it
  26. z holds the trigger group and bolt assembly [Shotgun]
  27. aa barrel's front end
  28. ab device that allows quick and simple field stripping of the pistol
  29. ac contains the firing pin, spring, and extractor (internal part) [AR-15]
  30. ad a button assuring that the bolt is locked
  31. ae grips and pulls the shell from the chamber
  32. af part of the hammer used for cocking the weapon to single-action mode
  33. ag activates the revolver's operation in both single and double action
  34. ah attaches the cylinder to the frame so the cylinder can swing in and out of the frame opening; Colt uses the term ___; Smith & Wesson uses the term YOKE (internal part)
  35. ai section consisting of the trigger, trigger springs, safety, and all firing mechanism parts
  36. aj allows access of the firing pin assembly
  37. ak used to align the firearm to the bullet's point of impact
  38. al supports the cartridge at rest and during firing (internal part)
  39. am disengages the cylinder from the frame
  40. an contains the magazine release, magazine well, trigger housing, and trigger components [AR-15]
  41. ao opening on the side or bottom of the receiver; spent casings are ejected from it and live rounds are loaded into this port
  42. ap part of the frame that protects the trigger
  43. aq enables separation of the upper receiver from the lower receiver and allows for fieldstripping and cleaning
  44. ar contains ammunition ready to be chambered
  45. as releases the magazine from the frame (magazine well) [Pistol]
  46. at pushes the slide forward
  47. au permits removal of the magazine from the firearm [AR-15]
  48. av located under the barrel and holds rounds
  49. aw houses the extractor rod and contains the chambers that hold the cartridges
  50. ax wooden or polymer grip near the magazine
  51. ay mechanical device that, when activated, releases the slide [Shotgun]
  52. az part of the frame that houses the rear sight, positioned over cylinder
  53. ba provides a path for the fired bullet and is chambered to hold the cartridge [Pistol]
  54. bb bottom opening on the receiver that live rounds are fed into or removed from the magazine tube
  55. bc the bottom part of the butt
  56. bd top corner of the butt
  57. be metal loops affixed to the rifle/carbine to which a carrying strap attaches
  58. bf locks the cylinder
  59. bg houses the firing pin, safety, drop safety, sights, and extractor
  60. bh part of the hammer or frame that protrudes through the frame and strikes the primer (internal part)
  61. bi holds the bolt to the rear when the charging handle is pulled to the rear and the lower portion is depressed; releases the bolt when the upper portion is depressed
  62. bj made of polymer designed to allow the shooter to easily grip and control the weapon
  63. bk flat steel part that fits onto the action bars and on which the bolt sits
  64. bl bead or raised post on the front of the barrel used to bring the firearm into alignment for accuracy
  65. bm device that locks the slide in the open position
  66. bn attachment on the barrel's forward end that reduces the flash as burning powder escapes when the bullet exits the barrel
  67. bo enables the bolt to return after firing (internal part)
  68. bp when the trigger is pulled, this part falls forward to activate the primer
  69. bq portion of the grip that is placed in the palm of the shooting hand
  70. br provides space for lighting and sighting devices
  71. bs enables manipulation of the bolt to chamber a round