noun Date: 1875 a person who engages in trapshooting

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  • trapshooter — noun a person who engages in shooting at clay pigeons that are hurled into the air by a trap • Hypernyms: ↑shot, ↑shooter * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun : one who engages in trapshooting * * * trapˈshooter noun • • • Main Entry: ↑trap …   Useful english dictionary

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