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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Enfilade  \En`fi*lade"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Enfiladed};  p.  pr 
  &  vb  n.  {Enfilading}.]  (Mil.) 
  To  pierce,  scour,  or  rake  with  shot  in  the  direction  of  the 
  length  of  as  a  work  or  a  line  of  troops.  --Campbell. 




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