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marksman

noun

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a person skilled in shooting at a target
  • only the best marksmen can hit the bull's-eye at 500 feet

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The first known use of marksman was in 1641

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“Marksman.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/marksman. Accessed 26 May. 2020.

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