case I pointing

case I pointing

[¦kās ′wən ‚pȯint·iŋ]
(ordnance)
Direct pointing, laying, or firing; gun pointing, in which direction and elevation are set with sight or telescope pointed at the target. Also known as case I firing.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.