field of fire
The area which a weapon or a group of weapons may cover effectively with fire from a given position.

Military dictionary. 2000.

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  • Field of fire — The field of fire of a weapon (or group of weapons) is the area around it that it can easily and effectively reached by gunfire. The term field of fire is mostly used in reference to machine guns. Their fields of fire incorporate the beaten zone …   Wikipedia

  • field of fire — noun the area that a weapon or group of weapons can cover effectively with gun fire from a given position • Hypernyms: ↑tract, ↑piece of land, ↑piece of ground, ↑parcel of land, ↑parcel * * * : the area that can be covered by the fire from a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • field of fire — ugnies laukas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Plotas, kurį iš nustatytų pozicijų vienu ar grupe ginklų galima aprėpti ugnimi. atitikmenys: angl. field of fire pranc. champ de tir …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • field of fire — the area covered by a weapon or group of weapons firing from a given position. * * * …   Universalium

  • field of fire — noun The area that a projectile weapon (or group of weapons) can reach from a given position …   Wiktionary

  • field of fire — firing range, area where it is permitted to practice shooting with live ammunition …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Field of fire (disambiguation) — The term field of fire or fields of fire may refer to:* Field of fire, the area around one or several weapon that can be reached by bullets. * Field of Fire (DS9 episode), a seventh season episode of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine . * Field of Fire… …   Wikipedia

  • Field of Fire (album) — Infobox Album Name = Field of Fire Type = studio Artist = Richard Lloyd |250px Released = 1986 Recorded = Mistlur One Stockholm, Sweden 1985 Genre = Rock Length = Label = Moving Target/Celluloid Producer = Richard Lloyd Stefan Glaumann Reviews =… …   Wikipedia

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  • Field of Mars Fires — The Field of Mars Fires of 2002 saw devastation to some 56 hectares of forestry in the Sydney suburb of Gladesville, Australia. Fires closed in on homes located on Finch Avenue, East Ryde and Kim Street, Gladesville being evacuated. Origins… …   Wikipedia

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