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Definition of Fusillade

Fusillade
Fusillade Fu"sil*lade", n. [F. fusillade, cf. It. fucilata. See Fusil a firelock.] (Mil.) A simultaneous discharge of firearms.
Fusillade
Fusillade Fu"sil*lade", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Fusillader; p. pr. & vb. n. Fusillading.] To shoot down of shoot at by a simultaneous discharge of firearms.

Meaning of Fusillade from wikipedia

- A fusillade is the simultaneous and continuous firing of a group of firearms on command. It stems from the French word fusil, meaning firearm, and fusiller...
- Execution by firing squad, in the past sometimes called fusillading (from the French fusil, rifle), is a method of capital punishment, particularly common...
- A ****stani Urdu film, starring Saima, Resham and Shaan. A fusillade of machinegun bullets bursts forth as expected, Baber Kashmiri's action packed thriller...
- The Fusillade de Fourmies is an event which happened on the 1st May 1891 in Fourmies, in the French Nord department. This day, the troop fired on a peaceful...
- Fusillade Mountain (8,755 feet (2,669 m)) is located in the Lewis Range, Glacier National Park in the U.S. state of Montana. Fusillade Mountain lies immediately...
- 225 p. Jean Batou, Quand l'esprit de Genève s'embrase. Au-delà de la fusillade du 9 novembre 1932, Lausanne, Éditions d'en bas, 2012, 527 p. « Genève :...
- 42 years old, former New York gangster, was slain last midnight by a fusillade of bullets fired through the living room window of a Beverly Hills house...
- neighborhood. Five white men in a car led the charge, but were killed by a fusillade of gunfire before they had traveled one block.[page needed] Overwhelmed...
- so that they were difficult to target. Nevertheless, while the first fusillade from the machine guns was ineffective due to the range, a second round...
- Anglade. He cut his hand while breaking the gl**** on the emergency alarm. "Fusillade dans un Thalys: l'acteur Jean-Hugues Anglade légèrement blessé" [Shooting...
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