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[muhs-ki-tree] /ˈmʌs kɪ tri/

Military. the technique of bringing fire from a group of rifle and automatic weapons to bear on specified targets.
muskets collectively.
musketeers collectively.
muskets or musketeers collectively
the technique of using small arms

1640s, from French mousqueterie, from mousquet “musket” (see musket), on analogy of Italian moschetteria.


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