bi·​pod | \ ˈbī-ˌpäd How to pronounce bipod (audio) \

Definition of bipod

: a 2-legged support

Examples of bipod in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The adjustable stock has dual swivel studs on the fore-end for a bipod and sling, and it is also equipped with a number of QD cups. The Editors, Field & Stream, 20 Nov. 2020 The grip is vertical, and the broad fore-end is shaped to snugly accommodate a Harris bipod. John B. Snow, Outdoor Life, 14 Sep. 2020 Put a bipod on your rifle and learn to shoot prone. Joe Genzel, Outdoor Life, 26 Oct. 2020 Others attach a bipod to their rifle and shoot prone. Joe Genzel, Outdoor Life, 20 Aug. 2020 Start by shooting the dots in the first row from a prone position using a bipod or other rest. John B. Snow, Outdoor Life, 3 Apr. 2020 The West is filled with boulders, conveniently placed for riflemen, to spare them from lugging a bipod around. David E. Petzal, Field & Stream, 25 Feb. 2020 Integral sling attachment points as well as a concealed pre-drilled and tapped swivel stud attachment point for a bipod. Outdoor Life, 21 Jan. 2020 The rifle is fed by a ten round magazine and weighs between 13 and 14.5 pounds, not including optic, bipod, and other accessories. Kyle Mizokami, Popular Mechanics, 28 Feb. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of bipod

1897, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for bipod

bi- + -pod (as in tripod)

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“Bipod.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 May. 2022.

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