archery

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 [ˈɑːrtʃəri]



WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2019
ar•cher•y /ˈɑrtʃəri/USA pronunciation   n. [uncountable]
  1. Sportthe practice of shooting with a bow and arrow at a target.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
ar•cher•y  (ärchə rē),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. Sportthe art, practice, or skill of an archer.
  2. Militaryarchers collectively, as in an army.
  3. Sportthe equipment of an archer, as bows and arrows.
  • Middle French archerie, equivalent. to arch(i)er archer + -ie -y3
  • Middle English archerye 1350–1400


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

archery /ˈɑːtʃərɪ/ n
  1. the art or sport of shooting with bows and arrows
  2. archers or their weapons collectively



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