Definition of Target. Meaning of Target. Synonyms of Target

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Definition of Target

Target
Target Tar"get, n. 1. A thin cut; a slice; specif., of lamb, a piece consisting of the neck and breast joints. [Eng.] 2. A tassel or pendent; also, a shred; tatter. [Obs. Scot.]
Target
Target Tar"get, n. [OF. targette, dim. of OF. & F. targe, of Teutonic origin; cf. AS. targe, OD. targie, G. zarge a frame, case, border, OHG. zarga, Icel. targa shield.] 1. A kind of small shield or buckler, used as a defensive weapon in war. 2. (a) A butt or mark to shoot at, as for practice, or to test the accuracy of a firearm, or the force of a projectile. (b) The pattern or arrangement of a series of hits made by a marksman on a butt or mark; as, he made a good target. 3. (Surveying) The sliding crosspiece, or vane, on a leveling staff. 4. (Railroad) A conspicuous disk attached to a switch lever to show its position, or for use as a signal.

Meaning of Target from wikipedia

- Target may refer to: Shooting target, used in marksmanship training and various shooting sports Bullseye (target), the goal one for which one aims in many...
- Target Corporation is the eighth-largest retailer in the United States, and is a component of the S&P 500 Index. Founded by George Dayton and headquartered...
- TARGET2 (Trans-European Automated Real-time Gross Settlement Express Transfer System) is the real-time gross settlement (RTGS) system for the Eurozone...
- A target market is a group of customers within a business's serviceable available market at which a business aims its marketing efforts and resources....
- In the military and in shooting, target practice are exercises in which weapons are shot at a target. The purpose of such exercises is to improve the...
- Targets is a 1968 American neo-noir thriller, written and directed by Peter Bogdanovich and filmed in color by László Kovács. In one of two parallel story...
- The Target and the Targeteers are fictional characters, a trio of superheroes who first appeared in 1940, in Target Comics (after which the characters...
- of shooting sports can be categorized by equipment, shooting distances, targets, time limits and degrees of athleticism involved. Shooting sports may involve...
- Targeting is to make a thing or group of things a target, to select it or them to be acted upon. in Biology Gene targeting, in genetics Protein targeting...
- Target language may refer to: Target language (computing), the computer language a language processor translates into Target language, the language being...
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