noun duck·pin \-ˌpin\

Definition of DUCKPIN

:  a small bowling pin shorter than a tenpin but proportionately wider at mid-diameter
plural but sing in constr :  a bowling game using duckpins

First Known Use of DUCKPIN

circa 1911


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