firing party(redirected from firing parties)
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1. (Military) a military detachment detailed to fire a salute at a funeral
2. (Military) another name for firing squad
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|Noun||1.||firing party - a squad formed to fire volleys at a military funeral or to carry out a military execution|
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
squad - a smallest army unit