registration fire


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registration fire

Fire delivered to obtain accurate data for subsequent effective engagement of targets. See also fire.
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Noun1.registration fire - fire delivered to obtain accurate data for subsequent effective engagement of targets
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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The eardrum-shattering report of the Paladin rings out as the battery runs through one such registration fire mission.
Having completed their registration fire, the team of soldiers conducts an informal after action review; what could have been better, what went badly, and what they can improve.

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