distributed fire


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distributed fire

Fire so dispersed as to engage most effectively an area target. See also fire.
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Noun1.distributed fire - fire dispersed so as to engage effectively an area target
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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UNHCR has distributed fire extinguishers and periodically checks that they are full, but replacing the plastic sheeting tents with less-flammable material is not permitted by Lebanese authorities due to concerns over the establishment of permanent Syrian refugee settlements.
Prior to joining the LSS team, Glen was a Territory Sales Manager for Tyco where he distributed fire suppression and building products.
The new e-procurement portal will allow the distributed fire station managers to electronically order items for stores while speeding up the approvals process, "It will also help front line staff to address their needs quickly while still retaining control over budgeting," explains Martin Reohorn.

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