Definition of buttstock
: the stock of a firearm in the rear of the breech mechanism
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Court documents indicate that a search of his home turned up seven boxes of 12-gauge shotgun ammunition, shooting goggles, ear protectors, a shotgun buttstock and an owner's manual.
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