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EFPExplosively Formed Projectile
EFPElectronic Field Production
EFPElongation Factor P (protein)
EFPEuropéenne de Formation Professionnelle (French: European Vocational Training)
EFPEuropean Federation of Periodontology
EFPElectric Fuel Pump
EFPExtremely Small Flat Package
EFPExplosively Formed Penetrator
EFPExempted Fishing Permit
EFPEnvironmental Farm Planning (Canada)
EFPExempted Fishing Permits
EFPEuropean Firearms Pass (EU)
EFPÉlectro Fil Précision (French: Precision Electrical Wire)
EFPÉcole Française de Papeterie (French: French School of Stationery; now International School of Paper, Print Media and Biomaterials)
EFPÉcole Française de Parachutisme (French: French Parachute School)
EFPEducational Facilities Professional (Association of Higher Education Facilities Officers)
EFPExchange For Physicals (commodity futures trading term)
EFPEnvironmentally Friendly Product
EFPEmergency Fire Pump (ships)
EFPExperimental Fishing Program
EFPExhibition Fiber Paper (Epson)
EFPExchange of Futures for Physical
EFPEducators for Peace
EFPÉcole Française de Poker (French: French Poker School)
EFPEducation Finance Partners (student loan provider)
EFPEscape from Pong (freeware NES game)
EFPEconomic and Fiscal Program
EFPElectronic Film Production
EFPEmergency Feed Program
EFPEuropäische Föderalistische Partei (European Federal Party)
EFPEast Freeport (Everquest)
EFPEnterprise Federation Partner (AIM program)
EFPExplosive Force Penetrator (US DoD)
EFPExtruded Fantasy Product (derogatory, speculative fiction fan slang)
EFPEnhanced Forestry Program (forest industry)
EFPElectricity Finance and Pricing (DOE, NEMS)
EFPEvoked Field Potential
EFPEquivalent Fare Paid (airlines)
EFPEthernet Flow Point
EFPEcole Fédérale de Pilotage (French)
EFPExplorations Fonctionelles Physiologiques (French: Physiological Functional Explorations)
EFPEquipment Funded Project
EFPEnseignement et Formation Professionnelle (French: Education and Vocational Training)
EFPEarth Facing Panels
EFPÉcoulements Fluides Particules (French: Fluid Flows Particles)
EFPEnhanced Family Practice (medical group practice)
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This method is mainly applied in military fields, such as explosively formed penetrators (EFP) [19], linear EFP [20], and ammunition design [21].
Citing the testimony of detainees, the field reports recount QF's role in providing Iraqi militias with rockets, magnetic bombs which can be attached to the underside of cars, "explosively formed penetrator" (EFPs), which are the most lethal type of roadside bomb, and other weapons.
Travis Strong, 30, of the 2nd Infantry Division, he waswounded by a devastating chunk of ordnance called an EFP - an explosively formed penetrator.
"The method or the way it's being done should be changed, to have more cooperation with us." US military officials in Iraq had previously described the use of "explosively shaped charges" to target vehicles, but Sunday's briefing was the first time they displayed pieces of what they called an "explosively formed penetrator" or EFP.
The rotation of the Skeet allows its two-colour infrared and laser sensors to scan the ground below, and fire an explosively formed penetrator (EFP) warhead at any tank that it detects.
When it locates the target, the submunition fires an explosively formed penetrator.
The warhead, generally a shaped charge (but an explosively formed penetrator is an alternative) is instantly triggered.
"A Multi-National Division a" Baghdad Soldier was killed when an explosively formed penetrator detonated in northeastern Baghdad June 1", A US military statement received by Aswat al-Iraq-Voices of Iraq(VOI).
An August 2007 National Intelligence Estimate found that "Iran has been intensifying aspects of its lethal support for select groups of Iraqi Shia militants" and that "Explosively formed penetrator (EFP) attacks have risen dramatically".
"Coalition forces detained an alleged Special Groups leader and explosively formed penetrator expert believed to be responsible for coordinating and directing attacks on Coalition forces in the Wassit province.
The attack, from an explosively formed penetrator, or EFP, an especially deadly device that sends molten metal through armored vehicles, also wounded three US soldiers.
The military said they died after their Humvee was hit with an explosively formed penetrator, a type of bomb that the US says Iran has been supplying to Shi'ite militias, a charge the Iranians deny.
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