patridge sight

noun pat·ridge sight \ˈpa‧trij-\

Definition of patridge sight

  1. :  a gunsight consisting of a square post front sight and a rectangular notch rear sight; sometimes :  the square post front sight only

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Origin and Etymology of patridge sight

after E. E. Patridge, 19th century American sportsman, its inventor

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to cast off or become cast off

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