concentrated fire


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fire from two or more weapons directed at a single target or area (as fire by batteries of two or more warships)

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This method is not to be confused with combatstyle hipshooting or fast draw, nor does it bear any similarity to concentrated fire utilizing a solid sight picture.
The Taliban understood the nature of the kicking they were getting from this one-man army and concentrated fire on him, turning his Land Rover into something more reminiscent of a tea strainer.
An army officer at the front line said troops directed concentrated fire at buildings known to house militants in the camp.
He recalled: "I had two choices: stay there and be cut to pieces or put down concentrated fire and attack the positions.
In 1885, at the battle of Cut Knife Hill and later at Batoche, concentrated fire from Gatling guns, under the command of United States Army Captain Howard, had provided critical covering fire to allow movement of the militia forces advancing against, and retreating from, the Metis and Indian opposition.
Employing the scatter-gun approach, rather than concentrated fire, there's so much going on, at times that you feel bamboozled, as if you're missing half the plot.
With a concentrated fire of guided missiles and artillery, the People's Liberation Army can bury an enemy intruder in a sea of fire," the newspaper said in unusually graphic language.
Though the film would seem to be a natural for showing on public television, it has been turned down by PBS, which is becoming more and more timid as it comes under concentrated fire from the Right.
A military source told SANA that army units targeted with concentrated fire the fortifications of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists to the north of al-Nu'aima town in Daraa province and destroyed one of their command centers, leaving all terrorists inside it dead or injured.
The artillery programme also called for concentrated fire at specific times and positions along probable German routes of approach.
The Army and Armed Forces targeted with concentrated fire movements of terrorists in al-Sa'an al-Aswad village in the northern countryside of Homs province.
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