butt plate

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noun

a protective plate on the butt end of a gunstock, usually of metal.

Nearby words

  1. butt chisel,
  2. butt end,
  3. butt hinge,
  4. butt in,
  5. butt joint,
  6. butt shaft,
  7. butt stroke,
  8. butt weld,
  9. butt-dial,
  10. butt-fuck

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butt plate

noun

a plate made usually of metal and attached to the butt end of a gunstock
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