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Aiming point: In field artillery, the accuracy of indirect fire depends on the use of aiming points. In air force terminology the aiming point refers to holding the intersection of the cross hairs on a bombsight when fixed at a specific target.
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Infantry Journal (1919)
This subject of backgrounds and colors of uniforms with a view to obscuring the aiming point is a most important subject and one that has engaged the best talent of all armies. The distance or range manifests itself by reducing the visibility of ...
An aiming point is a sharply defined object that is used as a reference in laying an artillery piece or for orienting purposes. 11 An aiming circle is an instrument that measures horizontal and vertical angles, used in surveying and similar work ...
by Janice E. McKenney
An aiming point is a sharply defined object that is used as a reference in laying an artillery piece or for orienting purposes. ' 1 An aiming circle is an instrument that measures horizontal and vertical angles, used in surveying and similar work ...
The Inside Story by Daley, Paul
The aiming point is a small white disc on top of the hill, centre- left in photo A close-up, near the green view of Himalaya. Uphill and blind, a good caddie will insist upon an extra club or two. Note the wiry vegetation REPAIR PITCH MARKS .
by Tim Zurick USAR
aiming point That point on which the ...
by Dan Bertalan
Some of the important facetsoftrick shooting include rhythm, being in sync with the thrower, focusing your concentration, reducing the aiming point, and knowing when to begin and when tomake the shot. A typical shot ata disk is immediately ...
As Amended Through April 2010 by Barry Leonard
of impact/burst of a finite number of projectiles fired or released at the same aiming point under a given set of conditions. means of transport — See mode of transport. measured mile — (*) In maritime navigation, distance precisely measured ...
by Philip A. Laplante
An en- the aiming point of the eye. try is d-extremal if it is the deepest entry on its diagonal to be given value d. eye tracking the use of an eye tracker. extreme point a corner point of a polyhedron. Classification for Computer Architectures 175.
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chrisholm
and in this case, as also when the guns are under cover or engaging a target under cover, an “ aiming point ” or “auxiliary mark," a conspicuous point quite apart and distinct from the target, has to be employed (“ indirect " method).
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