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Mercedes has fired the first salvo in a battle between luxury car makers. Times, Sunday Times (2012)These three books are the first salvo in a bombardment that will surely intensify as the anniversary approaches. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This is just the opening salvo of something that is going to get worse over the coming decades. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Some of us standing in front of the Palace flinched when the first salvo was fired. Times, Sunday Times (2012)After the first salvo of rockets, his men had rallied. Philip Marsden The Barefoot Emperor: An Ethiopian Tragedy (2007)Yet he took just four minutes and 15 seconds to fire an opening salvo. The Sun (2011)It's the first salvo in what is going to be a long, rough battle. The Sun (2016)The one certainty is that the result of his absurd scheme will be another salvo of media stories of Home Office incompetence. Times, Sunday Times (2006)BRITISH GAS has fired the first salvo in what looks set to be a fierce energy price war. Times, Sunday Times (2007)

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