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shooting box

noun, Chiefly British.
a small house or lodge for use during the shooting season.
Also called shooting lodge.
Origin of shooting box
First recorded in 1805-15 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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shooting box

a small country house providing accommodation for a shooting party during the shooting season Also called shooting lodge
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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