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rapid fire

n
(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) a fast rate of gunfire
adj
1. (Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery)
a. firing shots rapidly
b. denoting medium-calibre mounted guns designed for rapid fire
2. done, delivered, or occurring in rapid succession
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Huddled close to the base of a rapid fire gun was a young white girl, securely bound.
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He will be participating in the rapid fire pistol event for Pakistan.
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