Target Practice

Target practice refers to any exercise in which projectiles are fired at a specified target, usually to improve the aim of the person or persons firing the weapon.

The abbreviation TP is commonly used for "target practice" rounds. TP-T is a target practice round with tracer.

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USS Monterey (BM-6)
... on the West Coast on maneuvers and target practice during her first 5 years of naval service ... the California coast or a trip to Washington for target practice ... through November 1911, making brief voyages to Cavite, Manila, and Subic Bay for repairs and target practice ...
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... Duty (Naval Services term)Temporary Duty TADDS – Target Alert Display Data Set (US) TADS – Target Acquisition and Designation System (US) TAM – Tanque Argentino ...

Famous quotes containing the words practice and/or target:

    If you leave your work for one day, you’ll be out of practice for three.
    Chinese proverb.

    But this we know, the obstacle that checked
    And tripped the body, shot the spirit on
    Further than target ever showed or shone.
    Robert Frost (1874–1963)