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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

- Look up target in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Target may refer to: Shooting target, used in marksmanship training and various shooting sports Bullseye...
- Target Corporation (doing business as Target and stylized as target) is an American big box department store chain headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota...
- TARGET2 (Trans-European Automated Real-time Gross Settlement Express Transfer System) is the real-time gross settlement (RTGS) system for the Eurozone...
- Targeting may refer to: Gene targeting Protein targeting Behavioral targeting Targeted advertising Target market Geotargeting, in internet marketing Targeting...
- Hard Target is a 1993 American action film directed by Hong Kong film director John Woo in his U.S. debut. The film stars Jean-Claude Van Damme as Chance...
- 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....
- Sitting Target, also known as Screaming Target, is a 1972 British crime film directed by Douglas Hickox and mainly shot in various locations in London...
- On Target is the fifth studio album by British rock band Fastway, and their first album without original frontman Dave King. Fastway Eddie Clarke – guitars...
- Target Australia (formerly Lindsay's and commonly known as Target) is a department store chain owned by Australian retail conglomerate Wesfarmers. Target...
- Target Optical is an optical company located inside Target stores across the United States. Target Optical was founded by the Cole National Corp in 1995...