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- Accurate, or accurately predicted.
- The second quartile's figures were right on target.
- With accuracy.
- Both shots landed on target.
- (sports, of a shot) Towards the goal.
2011 December 10, David Ornstein, “Arsenal 1 - 0 Everton”, in BBC Sport:
- Everton went close late on but managed just one attempt on target all match.