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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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There is signs of the ability to calibrate Glass for specific wink durations, something that should prevent the camera from firing off every time you blink.
The Kilmarnock trio are about to break through to the mainstream and they wasted no time in firing off a few rounds of their own.
In one incident, Bennett said, he and a fire crew saw a man set his own house on fire by firing off skyrockets out of his trash can.
But the Anglesey villagers bemoaned other misses as Corey Sinnott firing off target twice late on.