butt shaft

noun

Definition of butt shaft

: a target arrow without a barb

First Known Use of butt shaft

circa 1595, in the meaning defined above

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“Butt shaft.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/butt%20shaft. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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