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shellfire

[shel-fahyuh r] /ˈʃɛlˌfaɪər/
noun, Military
1.
the firing of explosive shells or projectiles.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; shell + fire
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British Dictionary definitions for shell fire

shellfire

/ˈʃɛlˌfaɪə/
noun
1.
the firing of artillery shells
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