, n. 1. The act of discharging firearms.
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2. The mode of introducing fuel into the furnace and working it. Knight.
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3. The application of fire, or of a cautery. Dunglison.
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4. The process of partly vitrifying pottery by exposing it to intense heat in a kiln.
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5. Fuel; firewood or coal. [Obs.] Mortimer.
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Firing iron, an instrument used in cauterizing.
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