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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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The EGW firing pin stop works to reduce recoil and it has to be experienced to be believed.
The firing pin block makes the likelihood of losing the firing pin less likely as the block butts into the firing pin when the trigger is released.
Firing senior staff isn't a skill executives learn in business school, and it isn't one they have to master to move up the ranks.