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thunderstick

[thuhn-der-stik]
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noun
  1. bull-roarer.
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Origin of thunderstick

First recorded in 1960–65; thunder + stick1
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  • At night the strangers again killed a duck with the "thunderstick" and drawing their canoe upon the bank made a fire.

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    Clarence Hawkes