firing range


firing range
noun
a practice range for target practice (Freq. 1)
Syn: ↑target range
Hypernyms: ↑practice range

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range (def. 5).
[1880-85]

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firing range,
1. an area used for practice in shooting or in firing guns or missiles.
2. the distance within which a gun is effective: »

The enemy was within firing range.


Useful english dictionary. 2012.