fistmele

noun fist·mele \ ˈfistˌmēl \

Definition of fistmele

plural -s
: 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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