ballistic correction

ballistic correction

[bə′lis·tik kə′rek·shən]
(ordnance)
An adjustment in firing data that is based on ballistic conditions, affecting the flight of a projectile; does not include adjustment based on observation of fire.
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It is furnished with a fully integrated fire control system that provides ballistic correction.
The results to date have been a line of rifles that vastly improve the probability of first-round hits at extreme distances by automating ballistic corrections.
Once zeroed, all ballistic corrections are made using the reticle.