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complete round

A term applied to an assemblage of explosive and nonexplosive components designed to perform a specific function at the time and under the conditions desired. Examples of complete rounds of ammunition are: a. separate loading, consisting of a primer, propelling charge and, except for blank ammunition, a projectile and a fuze; b. fixed or semifixed, consisting of a primer, propelling charge, cartridge case, a projectile and, except when solid projectiles are used, a fuze; c. bomb, consisting of all component parts required to drop and function the bomb once; d. missile, consisting of a complete warhead section and a missile body with its associated components and propellants; and e. rocket, consisting of all components necessary to function.
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To such they answered, "Go into your dining-room, and walk round the table in such a way as to always keep your face turned toward the center; by the time you will have achieved one complete round you will have completed one turn around yourself, since your eye will have traversed successively every point of the room.
Young Woolwich's knife, in particular, which is of the oyster kind, with the additional feature of a strong shutting-up movement which frequently balks the appetite of that young musician, is mentioned as having gone in various hands the complete round of foreign service.
With DNV GL COSSMOS it was possible to get detailed data for the calculation of the overall fuel efficiency for a complete round voyage.
The journalists were given a complete round of the plant where they saw the plant in its operation.
00 am, took a complete round of the route and got off at JBR1.
Therefore in this scenario, Morris advised the men to lift their lips up a trifle and move around the girl's mouth and after making the complete round, return immediately to the centre and use more tongue.
With hold-ups already affecting loaded trucks travelling from Bahrain to Saudi Arabia, it means that vehicles can take more than a week to complete round trips that should take just a few hours.
28 to complete round one applications and become eligible for the $10,000 grand prize sponsored by MasterCard.
The authors present a case study of disabling SCD syndrome in a 37-year-old man who was successfully treated with a complete round window niche occlusion via a transcanal approach.
The Magic Weekend, which is a complete round of Super League fixtures all played at Murrayfield, is the latest example of the Rugby Football League's (RFL) obsession with expansion.
It allows people to play a complete round of golf in their garage, or practice their swing during winter.
It takes only about 30 minutes to play a complete round with up to four players.

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