verification fire

verification fire

[‚ver·ə·fə′kā·shən ‚fīr]
(ordnance)
Preparatory fire to test the mechanical adjustment of guns and fire-control equipment, and to measure the accuracy of corrections determined by calibration and trial fire.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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