from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A flat stone so thrown along the surface of water as to skip from point to point before it sinks; also, the sport of so throwing stones; -- sometimes called ducks and drakes.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A stone made to skim along the surface of the water; the sport of making stones skim in such a way.


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