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[bawr-sahyt, bohr-] /ˈbɔrˌsaɪt, ˈboʊr-/
verb (used with object)
to verify the alignment of the sights and bore of (a firearm).
Origin of boresight
back formation from boresighting; see bore2, sight, -ing1 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • It is synonymous with the boresight reference pixel.
  • The laser shall have windage and elevation boresight adjustments.

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