continuous fire


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continuous fire

[kən¦tin·yə·wəs ′fīr]
(ordnance)
Fire conducted at a normal rate without interruption, for application of adjustment corrections or for other causes.
In field artillery, a succession of salvos, the pieces being fired consecutively at the interval designated in the command.
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Stating that Piri alleges that the Turkish military is keeping civilians in the region under continuous fire and fails to mention terrorist attacks there, Bozkyr also criticized the European politician for what he said was describing the developments in the region as "civil war" rather than a "fight against terrorism."
The attack was still going on: we kept up a continuous fire on our front, but one by one our rifles began to jam.
I've been hearing continuous fire and loud bangs," Janabi said.
The 40-year-old captain, attached to the 6th Battalion of the Royal Berkshire Regiment, received his award in 1917 for conspicuous bravery, tending to wounded soldiers in the field under continuous fire.
One such famous gas seep is Y?n?r D?gh (fire mountain) on the Absheron Peninsula where a continuous fire burns along a hill-side.
Ammunition feed was with 30-round strips which could be connected for longer continuous fire. Cyclic rate was slow at 450 RPM.
Moran Fire Protection, National for their continuous fire education support.
The fire, which was also responsible for the destruction of more than 1,000 homes, lasted almost three weeks, making it the longest continuous fire of the war in the UK.
Joanne Gabbin, executive director of the center, said she had in mind when she envisioned "Continuous Fire: A Seminar on the Poetry of Sonia Sanchez"--an intensive week of study filled with workshops on such things as "the role of Sanchez's poetry in imparting social justice, her poetry within the framework of the Black Arts Movement and the mainstream literary canon and an exploration into the musicality of her poetry."
Oregon DEQ issued a $7,829 penalty for that alleged violation, with $4,429 of the fine amount representing "the economic benefit Kinzua gained by avoiding the costs of continuous fire suppression at the site." The department reported that during last August and September, Kinzua allegedly authorized disposal of approximately 40,000 cubic-yards of wood waste and log-yard debris from the nearby Boise Cascade-Kinzua Lumber facility.
Plus, the turbo button(red LED) has a continuous trigger effect so you can assign any button as rapid continuous fire buttons and play flight games on a PC or the Internet more easily.
Addis Ababa has come under continuous fire in reports by the rights group which accuses the government of widespread rights abuses, including the latest politicizing foreign developmental funds.

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