GLOSSARY / DICTIONARY
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
----- D -----
TERM DEFINITION
  
Derringer
A derringer is generally the smallest usable handgun of a given caliber. Derringers are also known as palm pistols. There have been many different designs over the years.
Double Action (DA)
An action type where the pulling the trigger both cocks and releases the hammer.