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outrange

Syllabification: out·range
Pronunciation: /ˌoutˈrānj
 
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Definition of outrange in English:

verb

(Of a gun or its user) have a longer range than.
Example sentences
  • Nobody really knows who first mooted the idea of making a gun in Kimberley which could outrange the Boer artillery.
  • Besides, by then the bombers so far outranged the jets that desperate expedients such as towing the jets or carrying them in B - 36 bomb bays proved fruitless.
  • By the outbreak of World War I, moreover, battleship ordnance could once more outrange most of the guns of the shore defenses, with the plunging trajectory of naval shells making open-topped defensive works untenable.

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