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Synonyms for enfilade

gunfire directed along the length rather than the breadth of a formation

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rake or be in a position to rake with gunfire in a lengthwise direction

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Les entrees de touristes en provenance des pays d'Europe ont chute de 83% en juillet et aout derniers, le pays s'enlise dans des chicanes continuelles, les enseignes hotelieres debarquent au grand desarroi des enfilades d'hotels sur le front des mers.
This must partly in the ceiling areas over the enfilades of the second floor, are the valuable historical space versions, intervened.
By focusing almost exclusively on large paintings, Gimenez reveals her roots in the stately enfilades of the Museo Nacional del Prado, where visitors view room after room dedicated to individual painters, from El Greco and Velazquez to Goya.
The galleries are arranged room to room and the oblique enfilades are beautifully judged.
Inside the palace, ceremonial staircases and immensely long enfilades (interconnections) of state rooms left the visitor in no doubt as to who was in control: not only did painted ceiling decorations glorify or even deify the ruler, but access to him was strictly controlled through the ritual progression through the state rooms, the most exclusive spaces of the rooms beyond the state bedchamber being reserved for only the most intimate or important guests.