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firing

noun

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  1. a directed propelling of a missile by a firearm or artillery piece found a flaw in the gun's firing Synonyms blasting, discharge, shotRelated Words potshot; barrage, blitz, blitzkrieg, bombardment, broadside, burst, cannonade, drumfire, fusillade, hail, salvo, shower, storm, volley



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