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- v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of overwatch.
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It overwatches at a distance such that enemy engagement of the lead element will not prevent the trailing element from firing or moving to support the lead element.
It becomes difficult to sleep even after being physically drained from patrols, post, overwatches and carrying five hundred sandbags up eighty feet of stairs after each post cycle.
Brigade Combat Team, overwatches a street in Sadr City during Operation Iron Fury.
We had a lot of special weapons up there, and we had people on the roof, and overwatches on the hillsides, "Stellers said.