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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The emplacement of benchmarks allowed artillery to receive exact positioning before firing, allowing for greater accuracy of fires, less ordnance expended, and less collateral damage.