line of fireline of fire
- the course of a bullet, shell, etc. that has been, or is to be, fired
- a position open to attack of any kind
(plural lines of fire)
- (military) The direction of weapons fire.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.