bird shot


noun
  1. small-sized shot used for shooting birds.

Origin of bird shot

1
First recorded in 1620–30

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British Dictionary definitions for birdshot

birdshot

/ (ˈbɜːdˌʃɒt) /


noun
  1. small pellets designed for shooting birds

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