sinkbox

noun

variants or sinkboat
ˈ⸗ˌ⸗
: a device used in hunting wild fowl consisting of a raft or broad low float having a rectangular depression in which a hunter may conceal himself

called also battery

Word History

Etymology

sink entry 2 + box or boat

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“Sinkbox.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sinkbox. Accessed 1 Feb. 2023.

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