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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The front bowling pin in the triangular arrangement of ten pins.

Usage examples (3)
  • I was all over the headpin in my third game, and I didn't break 100.
  • This time Brad Angelo and Chris Barnes got into a little tete-a-tete over Angelo's inability to throw a strike on the right side of the headpin.
  • Kingpin The kingpin (or 1-pin or headpin) is the most important pin in the starting array because its action influences that of all the other pins. for more
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