недолёт / перелёт

07:17 Mar 31, 2020
Russian to English translations [PRO]
Military / Defense / стрелковое оружие, стрельба пулемётов
Russian term or phrase: недолёт / перелёт
"наблюдать за падением своих пуль. Докладывать о недолетах и перелетах."

контекст, стрельба, пулеметы.

надеюсь котото посмотрит подходящую английскую литературу и подскажет термины.
sparta1978
Local time: 04:36


Summary of answers provided
4 +1undershooting/overshooting
Michael Korovkin
3 +1short / over
Turdimurod Rakhmanov
3short round/long round
Frank Szmulowicz, Ph. D.


Discussion entries: 1





  

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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
undershooting/overshooting


Explanation:
respectively:

- to shoot a projectile so that it falls short of a target
- the amount of excessive distance in a trajectory or route

"under/over" is for fried eggs :))))

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Note added at 1 hr (2020-03-31 09:01:06 GMT)
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"report overshooting and undershooting"

Michael Korovkin
Italy
Local time: 09:36
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in RussianRussian
PRO pts in category: 36

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agree  IrinaN
5 hrs
  -> thanks, Irina
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4 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
short round/long round


Explanation:
https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a074145.pdf
https://books.google.com/books?id=LhCOAgAAQBAJ&pg=PA246&lpg=...

actually plot two points, one for the short round and one for the long round.
https://books.google.com/books?id=ajNEAQAAIAAJ&pg=RA11-PA17&...

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imposed, recognizing that while a short round may be a disaster in conventional war, a long round may be equally unfortunate when fighting
https://www.armyupress.army.mil/Portals/7/combat-studies-ins...

Frank Szmulowicz, Ph. D.
United States
Local time: 04:36
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PolishPolish
PRO pts in category: 36
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11 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
short / over


Explanation:
short and over in artillery

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Note added at 16 mins (2020-03-31 07:34:32 GMT)
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short and over the target:
https://books.google.kg/books?id=_uKNPWOFio0C&pg=PA17&lpg=PA...

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Note added at 10 days (2020-04-10 11:45:06 GMT)
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For almost two hours they ranged the guns of the English battery with
which they were in wireless communication. They indicated targets,
reported the shorts and overs and contributed considerably to the
afternoon's discomfort of the German residents of Farbus.
http://gutenberg.net.au/ebooks11/1100421.txt

Turdimurod Rakhmanov
Kyrgyzstan
Local time: 14:36
Native speaker of: Native in UzbekUzbek, Native in KirghizKirghiz
PRO pts in category: 28

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  DT SM: https://www.google.com/search?q="shorts, overs and targets"&...
8 mins
  -> Thank you!
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