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English definition of “friendly fire”

friendly fire

noun [U]     specialized
during a war, shooting that is hitting you from your own side, not from the enemy: Three soldiers were killed by friendly fire when a mortar bomb hit their truck. → Compare blue-on-blueFighting
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