noun fist·mele \ˈfistˌmēl\

Definition of fistmele



  1. :  the breadth of a fist with thumb stuck out used especially in archery to give the correct height of a string from a braced bow :  about 7 inches

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Origin and Etymology of fistmele

1fist + mele, obsolete variant of meal (measure)

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to cast off or become cast off

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