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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Desultory firing by an enemy into a camp or force on the march; sharp-shooting: so called from the methods of snipe shooters.
  • Characteristic of the firing of a sharp-shooter; desultory; irregular; unexpected: said of shooting.

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  • verb Present participle of snipe.

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