shooting stick Meaning in Cambridge English Dictionary
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shooting sticknoun [C]

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a walking stick that has a sharp point to push into the ground at one end and a folded part that opens out to use as a seat at the other
Translations of “shooting stick”
in Chinese (Traditional) (頂端可以打開當作凳子用的)折疊座手杖…
in Chinese (Simplified) (顶端可以打开当作凳子用的)折叠座手杖…
(Definition of shooting stick from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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