flight arrow

noun Archery.
  1. an arrow having a conical or pyramidal head without barbs.
  2. any long and light arrow for long-distance shooting; a shaft or arrow for the longbow, as distinguished from the bolt.

Origin of flight arrow

First recorded in 1795–1805
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British Dictionary definitions for flight arrow

flight arrow

  1. a long thin arrow used for shooting long distancesOften shortened to: flight
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