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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Archery  \Arch"er*y\,  n.  [OE.  archerie.] 
  1.  The  use  of  the  bow  and  arrows  in  battle,  hunting,  etc.; 
  the  art,  practice,  or  skill  of  shooting  with  a  bow  and 
  arrows. 
 
  2.  Archers,  or  bowmen,  collectively. 
 
  Let  all  our  archery  fall  off  In  wings  of  shot  a-both 
  sides  of  the  van.  --Webster 
  (1607). 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  archery 
  n  :  the  sport  of  shooting  arrows  with  a  bow 




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