Meaning of quick fire

quick' fire"

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. a single shot or several shots fired at a rapid rate from small arms at a target, esp. one presented unexpectedly.

quick-fire

Pronunciation: (kwik'fīr'), [key]
— adj.
  1. firing or equipped for firing rapidly, esp. at moving targets.
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