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nock

nock

 
pronunciation:
nak
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the notch at each end of a bow that holds the bowstring.
definition 2: the notch at the rear end of an arrow that fits onto the bowstring.
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: nocked, nocking, nocks
definition 1: to notch (a bow or arrow).
definition 2: to fit the nock of (an arrow) to a bowstring.
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