skee trap


Definition of skee trap

: a trap used in trap and skeet shooting that is mounted in such a way as to make possible its inclination at any desired horizontal or vertical angle before the target is thrown

called also joker trap

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History and Etymology for skee trap

perhaps so called from the resemblance of the trajectories of the targets to those of ski jumpers

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“Skee trap.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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