adjustment of fire


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adjustment of fire

Process used in artillery and naval gunfire to obtain correct bearing, range, and height of burst (if time fuzes are used) when engaging a target by observed fire. See also spot.
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The buttstock-mounted monopod is an interesting accessory and could allow for accurate adjustment of fire if planted in stable soil.
The Committee on Losses and Adjustments was established by the board to supervise the adjustment of fire losses where more than one company is involved.