from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The skill and practice of shooting a gun.
  • n. Rifle fire: the sound of distant riflery.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The practice of shooting a rifle. Most often regarding precision target shooting.


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