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synonyms for firings

  • torching
  • firing
  • incendiarism
  • pyromania
  • setting fire
  • touching off
  • ceramics
  • crockery
  • earthenware
  • firing
  • porcelain
  • stoneware
  • porcelainware
  • terra cotta
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How to use firings in a sentence

File closers do not execute loadings or firings; execution of manual of arms and other movements.
MANUAL OF MILITARY TRAININGJAMES A. MOSS
There they went through the manœuvres and firings, with as much celerity and precision as any regular troops.
THE DIPLOMATIC CORRESPONDENCE OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION, VOL. IV (OF 12)VARIOUS
Men in the line of file closers do not execute the loadings or firings.
INFANTRY DRILL REGULATIONS, UNITED STATES ARMY, 1911UNITED STATES WAR DEPARTMENT
Usually the firings in close order consist of saluting volleys only.
INFANTRY DRILL REGULATIONS, UNITED STATES ARMY, 1911UNITED STATES WAR DEPARTMENT
The battalion as a unit executes the loadings and firings only in firing saluting volleys.
INFANTRY DRILL REGULATIONS, UNITED STATES ARMY, 1911UNITED STATES WAR DEPARTMENT
The cut we give is from a photograph taken shortly after the recent firings.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 561, OCTOBER 2, 1886VARIOUS
Usually two or more firings occur each week, and several women combine and burn their pots together.
THE BONTOC IGOROTALBERT ERNEST JENKS
Further, the enamel having been fused to both sides is not so liable to crack or to splint in subsequent firings.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 9, SLICE 3VARIOUS
In close order the troop executes the firings at the command of the captain, who posts himself in rear of the center.
MANUAL FOR NONCOMMISSIONED OFFICERS AND PRIVATES OF CAVALRY OF THE ARMYWAR DEPARTMENT.
Issuing of ammunition and loading of pieces before deployment; firings in close order.
MANUAL OF MILITARY TRAININGJAMES A. MOSS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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