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firing order

i. The sequence in which rockets or other weapons are released or fired from their launcher.
ii. The sequence in which piston engine cylinders fire, invariably in the sequence 1-3-4-2.
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After the firing order fired their first three-round shot group, the target would be lowered and marked with pasters.
In terms of the average firing order of muscle activation on the dominant side, the consensus sequence was: (i) serratus anterior, (ii) lower trapezius, (iii) infraspinatus and (iv) upper trapezius (Fig.
The Supreme Audit Court firing order was issued because of Bahmani's failure to attend a hearing and explain the reasoning behind the withdrawals, Mehr news agency reported.
The headlines create an impression that we are about to start a pitched battle, barricades are up and fingers are on triggers awaiting the firing order. The battle is fought even on social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter.
What's the firing order? How will my scores be tracked and reported?" Leaders and Soldiers required the critical information that would allow them to execute their decision-making process.
POSTSCRIPT: 1342 is the most common firing order for 4-cylinder car engines.
Everyone's talking about the new 998cc engine and its 'big bang' cylinder firing order. Yamaha claims that this increases and flattens the torque curve, and all but eliminates the torque inertia.
And the crankpins are staggered 70 degrees apart, giving firing intervals that produce what Ducati calls a Twin Pulse firing order. This gives the best balance between drive and traction.
More arcane is the sequence of blinking lights at Flo's Cafe, which reproduces the firing order of a flathead Ford V-8.
The six boilers are piped in a series/parallel arrangement (Figure 1) such that the output from the first boiler, after blending with the system hot water return, becomes the entering water to the downstream boiler (see sidebar Rotating Firing Order Example).