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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 DPRK launched two short-range ballistic missiles Monday morning on its East coast, four days after firing off four short- range missiles, allegedly of Scud-type missiles.
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Last night's festive spectacular was the ex-Beatle's only UK gig of the year, wowing the sell-out crowd with a magical performance of flames, fireworks and bagpipes, firing off one hit after another.