hostile fire

noun Insurance.
an unintentional fire, from which any resulting loss can be claimed as an insurance liability (opposed to friendly fire ). Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Example sentences
The resulting uproar all but drowned out the important news: the marines
  suffered no casualties and encountered no hostile fire.
They also disagreed: some said they were fired on from beneath the bridge, but
  others said they do not remember hostile fire.
Officials said the helicopter may have been brought down by hostile fire but
  there was no confirmation of the cause of the crash.
It is anticipated that some linguists may be required to go on temporary duty
  or deployment to hostile fire areas.
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