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free fire zone

Syllabification: free fire zone

Definition of free fire zone in English:

noun

1A military combat zone in which there are no restrictions on the use of fire power.
Example sentences
  • However, I did take part in free fire zones and I did take part in harassment interdiction fire. I did take part in search-and-destroy missions in which the houses of noncombatants were burned to the ground.
  • What he says is that he wasn't blaming the veterans - he was careful to blame the leaders, the people who gave the orders for things like free fire zones and search and destroy missions.
  • You couldn't achieve that by indiscriminate use of weapons in free fire zones.
1.1An area of activity apparently without rules.

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