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boresight

[bawr-sahyt, bohr-] /ˈbɔrˌsaɪt, ˈboʊr-/
verb (used with object)
1.
to verify the alignment of the sights and bore of (a firearm).
Origin
back formation from boresighting; see bore1, sight, -ing1
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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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