Definition of radar gun in English:

radar gun

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noun

  • A handheld device used by traffic police to estimate the speed of a passing vehicle.
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    • Although the radar gun of a police officer or state trooper may be jammed, most law enforcement officials are able to identify if a vehicle is speeding excessively, which can still result in a ticket.
    • When a motorist is caught speeding using a hand-held radar gun, the garda shows the recorded speed on the hand device before issuing a ticket.
    • She started to drive too fast and attracted the attention of a police officer with a radar gun.

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