technical and sometimes automatic supervision of artillery or naval gunfire on a target, as for range, elevation, etc.
(military) the procedures by which weapons are brought to engage a target
[fahyuh r-krak-er] /ˈfaɪərˌkræk ər/ noun 1. a paper or cardboard cylinder filled with an explosive and having a fuse, for discharging to make a noise, as during a celebration. /ˈfaɪəˌkrækə/ noun 1. a small cardboard container filled with explosive powder and lit by a fuse adjective 2. impressively energetic: a firecracker start to the race […]
noun 1. a plant, Dichelostemma ida-maia, of the amaryllis family, native to California and Oregon, having clusters of tubular scarlet flowers. 2. .
[fahyuh r-krest] /ˈfaɪərˌkrɛst/ noun 1. a European kinglet, Regulus ignicapillus, having a bright, orange-red patch on the top of the head. /ˈfaɪəˌkrɛst/ noun 1. a small European warbler, Regulus ignicapillus, having a crown striped with yellow, black, and white
noun 1. . noun 1. a burning cross, the rallying symbol of ancient Scotland and later of the Highlanders in case of war; later adopted by other organizations, including the Ku Klux Klan. noun 1. a burning cross, used as a symbol by the Ku Klux Klan 2. a wooden cross with ends charred or […]