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The three weapons on the left are small arms captured in Fallujah, Iraq by the U.S. Marine Corps in 2004.

Small arms are a group of guns. A small arm is a gun that is small enough to be held by one person. This includes pistols, shotguns, and rifles. Artillery are larger guns that cannot be carried by one person.


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