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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A coarse leaden pellet used as a projectile for killing game.

Usage examples (29)
  • That is what they call buckshot -- called buckshot, because, oftentimes, it's used to shoot bucks.
  • I selfishly wonder if buckshot is the next target.
  • First of all, let it be known that buckshot is a short range load.
  • I think buckshot is very inhumane and should not be used for hunting. for more
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