aiming point


noun

the point at which a gun or bombsight is aimed in order to strike a desired target, often a point in advance of or behind the actual target.

Nearby words

  1. ailurophobia,
  2. aim,
  3. aim to,
  4. aimak,
  5. aimee,
  6. aimless,
  7. aimlessly,
  8. ain,
  9. ain't,
  10. aind

Origin of aiming point

First recorded in 1905–10

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