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trap shot

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noun Sports.
  1. half volley.
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Origin of trap shot

First recorded in 1890–95
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  • "Trap-shot," repeated Westguard in disgust, and took his cigar and himself into seclusion.

    The Streets of Ascalon

    Robert W. Chambers