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rifle approach

In business, a marketing strategy in which a very narrow, focused, or selective group, demographic, or population is targeted or advertised to. Our competitors have been drawing away a large proportion of the market share of teenaged customers, so our next marketing campaign is going to have a rifle approach to get them back.
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rifle through something

to ransack something; to search quickly or roughly through something looking for something. The teenager quickly rifled through the cabinets, looking for something worth eating. The soldiers rifled through every house they could break into. rig someone or something out (in something) to outfit someone or something in something; to decorate or dress someone or something in something. (Alludes to the rigging of a sailing ship.) Joan rigged her daughter out in a witch's costume for the Halloween party. He rigged out his car with lights for the parade.
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rifle through

v.
To search through something quickly and vigorously: I rifled through the drawer looking for my car keys.
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While the combination of rifled accessory tube and Foster slug can't match the accuracy and flat trajectory the saboted rounds offer, they're a damnsite better than what slug shooters of a generation ago had to accept.
But without question one of the most amazingly accurate rifled slug barrels currently for use with modern slug loadings is the PARADOX rifled barrels as created by the Hastings combine of Clay Center, Kansas.
The Hastings rifled barrel for shotguns has actually been developed along the same principles as the English paradox rifled bores of yesteryear and that's one of the reasons Hastings personnel call its barrels "Paradox" as did the English of bygone generations.
The Hastings combine now offers replacement Paradox rifled barrels for a number of modern scatterguns and all are available to sporting goods retailers at wholesale prices.
There is no question Hastings Paradox barrels have revolutionized rifled slug shooting in the game fields since their performance and accuracy are without peer.
The bore diameter of the 12-gauge Paradox rifled barrel is .
With a modern scattergun fitted with a Hastings Paradox rifled tube and with BRI Sabot slugs in 12 gauge, the rifled-slug loaded shotgun is a deer hunting arm truly to be reckoned with.
Remember, not too many years ago with antiquated rifled slug loads and smoothbore barrels one would have extreme difficulty printing five-shot groups under 6-8 inches at 50 yards.
Add a scope to this very same shotgun and the rifled slug loaded shotgun is far from a second rate deer-taker.
Hastings Paradox rifled barrels are currently available for all configurations of Remington's Model 870 shotgun as well as Remington's Model 11-87, Model 11, Model 58 and its Model 1100 (in all configurations).
Frigon pointed out, however, "The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms has determined that a rifled 12 gauge remains a shotgun as long as a shotgun action and conventional shotgun ammunition is used.
Some states which have `shotgun' in its regulations have issued specific advisories against the use of a rifled shotgun.
So it is wise to check local authorities before using a Paradox rifled slug barrel for hunting in individual states," Frigon concluded.
Nevertheless, there is every indication the Hastings Paradox rifled barrel is here to stay and there is no question it has spectacularly improved rifled slug accuracy for those deer hunters who prefer to use or due to state regulations are required to use shotguns for big-game hunting.