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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.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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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.
It is considered to be a complete round the clock job.
Good apples were being sold for Rs190 per kilogram, buyer Kiran Naheed added, but they vanished within a complete round of the market.
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None of the field were able to complete round three on Saturday and all of the players will restart at 7.15am on Sunday, with the final group facing 33 holes on a marathon day.
Under the complaint, the police found 'one complete round of 40mm which is used in M203 grenade launcher, a high explosive ordnance capable of destructing properties and inflicting injuries or death to personnel when detonated' in the Baldo compound.
The minister took complete round of the district and saw various sections including hospital and asked about the health of the patients in the jail, checked the medicine stores, kitchen of the jail and the standard of meals.
Later, the officers had a complete round of Metro project from Chungi No 9 station by Metro bus.
McGhee failed to present it through one complete round of state-court review, and the ineffective assistance of postconviction counsel is not cause to excuse a defaulted claim that appellate counsel was constitutionally ineffective.

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