Dictionary

touchhole

noun touch·hole \ˈtəch-ˌhōl\

Definition of TOUCHHOLE

:  the vent in muzzle-loading guns through which the charge is ignited

First Known Use of TOUCHHOLE

1501

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: touch inPrevious Word in the Dictionary: touch footballAll Words Near: touchhole
July 02, 2015
apprehension Hear it
comprehension or the fear of future evil
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears