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enfilade

en·fi·lade

enfilade

 
pronunciation:
en fih leId [or] en fih leId
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition 1: gunfire directed along the entire length of a military target, such as a line of soldiers.
definition 2: a line of soldiers or other military target subject to such an attack.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: enfiladed, enfilades, enfilading
definition: to direct gunfire along the entire length of.