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Fire

Somewhat informal; to terminate the employment of an employee. An employee may be fired for cause, such as for sexual harassment or absenteeism, or, in many cases, without cause. A fired employee is often eligible to collect unemployment insurance for a certain period of time.
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Women golfers want a ball that fires off the club, hits long and offers control on the green, he said.
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2) Carla Martinez, 13, fires off a side kick in an after-school karate class taught by Billy Blanks, a seven-time world karate champion.