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    Run out

    Please, help me translating "run out" in the following sentence.

    "Mounted amidships was a turret with ports and, as we looked, the
    turret began to revolve until her forward gun bore directly on us and, run out, it
    resembled a cheese box on a raft"

    Thank you.

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    Re: Run out

    = and being run out - in that position (after it came out)

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    Re: Run out

    Quote Originally Posted by Bennevis View Post
    = and being run out - in that position (after it came out)
    To clarify, it was on runners, and advanced ('run out)' before firing.

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