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salvo

Rare
(in legal documents) a saving clause; reservation

salvo

[′sal·vō]
(ordnance)
A simultaneous, or nearly simultaneous, discharge of shots from two or more closely placed guns or launchers against the same target.
The release of several bombs or rocket missiles simultaneously, or in close train, from one or more aircraft, at a single target.
The aggregate of shots, bombs, or rockets so discharged or released.

salvo

i. In air-to-ground armament delivery, firing or releasing all weapons of a type simultaneously, or nearly so. In certain cases, it also means firing or releasing more than one weapon of a type (e.g., a salvo of four rockets, or all rockets fired in salvo).
ii. A simultaneous group of ECM (electronic countermeasures) bursts from dispensed payloads. These ECM loads may not be of the same type.
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One of Salvo's biggest tasks is counting all of the new housing units that will be coming online through the 421a tax abatement program.
A side effect is that we have come to the end of the information age, Salvo said.
The Salvo 12 is offered in four different lengths and subsequent weights from 6.42 inches to over 12 inches long and from 21 to 34.5 ounces, and is built using a modular design consisting of rods and baffles that can be easily dissembled.
Fellowes said: "Salvo has come out of the race really well.
Negative exceptive conditionals are important expressions in everyday life commonly used to refer to exceptive situations, such as, 'no conduzcas el coche a menos que / excepto si / salvo si / a no ser que estes sobrio' (in English: 'do not drive the car unless / except if you are sober'), with the most common negative exceptive conditionals in the Spanish language being: excepto si, salvo si, a no ser que and a menos que.
The Salvo's baffles ride below the line of the bore, facilitating a normal swing without the need to raise the sights on most barrels.
"To our knowledge," said Salvo, "there is no other technology on the market that can provide an internal pipe wall thickness using ultrasound technology, without interrupting the water service."
Hours after rocket salvos fired from Gaza scored direct hits on two buildings in Sderot, Mayor Alon Davidi urged the government to launch an offensive in Gaza.
Salvo' also features as an example of a safe system of work in the Freight Transport Association's 'Loading dock safety guide', produced in conjunction with the Institution of Occupational Safety & Health.
"Individuals often don't realize it, but in the aggregate, you can have a real impact on the environment," said Alberto Salvo, formerly with Northwestern's Kellogg School of Management and now an associate professor of economics at the National University of Singapore, in a press release.
GAZA, April 21 (KUNA) -- Israeli warplanes carried out strikes on locations in Gaza strip on Monday a few hours after a salvo of missiles targeted southern Israel.
SALVO 15 Mafia hitman Saleh Bakri obeys orders when he is sent to take out the mobster who tried to have his boss topped.