concentrated fire


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concentrated fire

1. The fire of the batteries of two or more ships directed against a single target.
2. Fire from a number of weapons directed at a single point or small area. See also fire; massed fire.
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Noun1.concentrated fire - fire from two or more weapons directed at a single target or area (as fire by batteries of two or more warships)concentrated fire - fire from two or more weapons directed at a single target or area (as fire by batteries of two or more warships)
firing, fire - the act of firing weapons or artillery at an enemy; "hold your fire until you can see the whites of their eyes"; "they retreated in the face of withering enemy fire"
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After harshly criticizing Iran's negotiating team, describing them as "negligent" in letting America dictate its will on them, he concentrated fire on the Additional Protocol, the International Atomic Energy Agency's established measures for enhanced inspections.
Sources on the ground told SANA's correspondent that an army unit targeted a concentration of terrorists in Atshan town with concentrated fire, killing 27 terrorists and destroying one of their vehicles, while another unit targeted a vehicle used by terrorists with a guide missile west of Maarkabba town, destroying it along with the terrorists on board.
The forested area where the terrorist are hiding was exposed to a concentrated fire by the cobra helicopter.

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