counterpreparation fire
Intensive prearranged fire delivered when the imminence of the enemy attack is discovered. (DOD only) It is designed to: break up enemy formations; disorganize the enemy

Military dictionary. 2000.

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  • counterpreparation fire — noun intensive prearranged fire delivered when the immanence of enemy attack is discovered • Hypernyms: ↑fire, ↑firing …   Useful english dictionary

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  • counterpreparation — “+ noun Etymology: counter + preparation : preparation to meet something being prepared; specifically : prearranged fire against an enemy that is preparing for attack …   Useful english dictionary

  • Artillery — For other uses of the term, see Artillery (disambiguation). Warfare Military history Eras Prehistoric Ancient …   Wikipedia

  • kontrparengimo ugnis — statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Iš anksto suplanuota, o sužinojus apie gresiamą priešo puolimą, paleista ugnis. atitikmenys: angl. counterpreparation fire pranc. tir de contre préparation …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • tir de contre-préparation — kontrparengimo ugnis statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Iš anksto suplanuota, o sužinojus apie gresiamą priešo puolimą, paleista ugnis. atitikmenys: angl. counterpreparation fire pranc. tir de contre préparation …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

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