firing machine

firing machine

[′fīr·iŋ mə‚shēn]
(engineering)
An electric blasting machine.
(mechanical engineering)
A mechanical stoker used to feed coal to a boiler furnace.
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Supporters posted photos online of the group's fighters in camouflage attire looking at maps and firing machine guns.
Militants then began firing machine guns, shooting prisoners from behind and only stopping when they had run out of ammunition.
A few gangsters are seen firing machine guns in the promo video of episode 5.
After being monitored crossing the Saudi border illegally, the smugglers started firing machine guns and the Border Guard Patrol responded accordingly.
Television images from the scene showed militias dancing on wrecked airliners, firing machine guns in the air.
According to Salloum, when the groups started firing machine guns and rifles, the scene descended into chaos.
Activist Abu Qassem said at least 500 rockets and shells had fallen on Rastan, 25 kilometers north of Homs, since Saturday, and army helicopters were firing machine guns into the area.
The ad shows an elderly man treading with his walking stick, passing soldiers firing machine guns as planes fly overhead.
I didn't expect KLF firing machine gun blanks out to the audience or Jarvis Cocker's streamlined complaint procedure about Michael Jackson's messianic delusions.
Just after dawn, troops and security forces in armoured personnel carriers swept into this district, firing machine guns in the air.
Washington, Nov 5 (ANI): Naomie Harris, who will play Miss Moneypenny in the latest Bond Film, has revealed that she is doing yoga, practising stunt driving and firing machine guns for the film.
Harris revealed she has been in training for the role, saying: "I've been doing yoga three times a week to get into shape and stuntdriving and firing machine guns, which I've discovered I've got a real taste for".