trapshooting

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Shooting at clay pigeons hurled into the air from spring traps.

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  • noun The sport, similar to skeet, of shooting at thrown targets with a shotgun.

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  • noun the sport of shooting at clay pigeons that are hurled upward in such a way as to simulate the flight of a bird

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Examples

  • Although these different techniques work well in trapshooting, they don't always translate to success in the field.

    How to Get Ahead

  • Although these different techniques work well in trapshooting, they don't always translate to success in the field.

    How to Get Ahead

  • When I was a freshman in high school we had a county wide traveling trapshooting league.

    Hunter Ethics

  • Yes | No | Report from muskiemaster wrote 28 weeks 5 hours ago are pup passed her gun dog test during the 4th while people were trapshooting in the field and she played in the pond.

    Kaboom!

  • We invite the Tudeskos and Parisios to Placer County, where we have 5 high schools with trapshooting teams, approved by the district!

    No-Tolerance Policy Extends Off Campus

  • When I was a freshman in high school we had a county wide traveling trapshooting league.

    Hunter Ethics

  • Yes | No | Report from muskiemaster wrote 28 weeks 5 hours ago are pup passed her gun dog test during the 4th while people were trapshooting in the field and she played in the pond.

    Kaboom!

  • I was well over the age of 21 and out on my own before I discovered trapshooting and reloading, which was shooting for fun, not meat.

    Why You Should Take My Shotgun Quiz

  • Baited with alcohol-soaked grain, gassed with sulfur fires and loaded live into trapshooting launchers (they were later replaced with clay "pigeons"), the passenger pigeon population quickly petered out.

    Three Ways to Drive an Animal to Extinction - Boing Boing

  • I was well over the age of 21 and out on my own before I discovered trapshooting and reloading, which was shooting for fun, not meat.

    Why You Should Take My Shotgun Quiz

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