fire coordination


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fire coordination

[¦fīr kō‚ȯrd·ən′ā·shən]
(ordnance)
The planning and execution of fire so that targets are adequately covered by a suitable weapon or groups of weapons.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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