accuracy of fire


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accuracy of fire

[′ak·yə·rə·sē əv ′fīr]
(ordnance)
The measurement of the precision of fire expressed as the distance of the center of impact from the center of the target.
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Modernization of target-angular-speed-measuring devices, which increases accuracy of fire from the both missiles and guns
Deployed throughout the Army and Marine Corps, AFATDS is an automated fire support system using 21st century command, control, and communications technology to increase the accuracy of fires and reduce the timeline from the sensing of targets to the delivery of fires.