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mean point of impact[′mēn ′pȯint əv ′im‚pakt]
The point which is at the geometrical center of all the points of impact of the several shots of a salvo, excluding wild shots; when firing time-fused projectiles, the point of detonation of such a projectile is considered to be the point of impact.
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mean point of impact
The arithmetic means of points of impacts of all the weapons launched against the same aiming point.
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