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For the purpose of this chapter, the following definitions shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
CANE GUN. Any firearm mounted or enclosed in a stick, staff, rod, crutch or similar device, designed to be or capable of being used as an aid in walking, if such firearm may be fired while mounted or enclosed therein.
FLECHETTE DART. A dart, capable of being fired from a firearm, which measures approximately one inch in length, with tail fins which take up five-sixteenths inch of the body.
NUNCHAKU. An instrument consisting of two or more sticks, clubs, bars or rods to be used as handles, connected by a rope, cord, wire or chain, in the design of a weapon used in connection with the practice of a system of self-defense such as karate.
SAWED-OFF SHOTGUN. Any firearm (including any revolver) manufactured, designed, or converted to fire shotgun ammunition having a barrel or barrels of less than 18 inches in length, or a rifle having a barrel or barrels of less than 16 inches in length, or any weapon made from a rifle or shotgun (whether by manufacture, alteration, modification or otherwise) if such weapon as modified has an overall length of less than 26 inches.
WALLET GUN. Any firearm mounted or enclosed in a case, resembling a wallet, designed to be or capable of being carried in a pocket or purse, if such firearm may be fired while mounted or enclosed in such case.
('80 Code, § 32-1) (Ord. 1798, passed 12-20-78)