bowling pin

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Noun1.bowling pin - a club-shaped wooden object used in bowlingbowling pin - a club-shaped wooden object used in bowling; set up in triangular groups of ten as the target
bowling equipment - equipment used in bowling
candlepin - a bowling pin that is thin by comparison with a tenpin
duckpin - a bowling pin that is short and squat by comparison with a tenpin
headpin, kingpin - the front bowling pin in the triangular arrangement of ten pins
ninepin, skittle, skittle pin - a bowling pin of the type used in playing ninepins or (in England) skittles
tenpin - one of the bottle-shaped pins used in bowling
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The scene was The Pin Shoot, this past June's long-awaited reincarnation of the old Second Chance bowling pin match in scenic Central Lake, Michigan.
The ball knocks over a bowling pin, tugging a rope that swings open a birdcage.
Remington solved that problem by coating the Model 700 stock with what company advertisements described as the "RKW Bowling Pin Finish.
The larger bowling pin targets are terrific for big-bore blasting or shooting at longer distances.
arms plastered to her sides, erect as a bowling pin, with a trance-like
For the older folks, the library offering includes a bowling pin, an old car and a horseshoe.
And the same load under a 124-grain jacketed hollowpoint even worked in the nine-pin event for local bowling pin shooting.
Not until then did I realize I had pulled on my wife's jeans, and because she was a foot shorter and 90 pounds lighter, I looked like an upside down bowling pin.
22 rifles and handguns--to bowling pin shoots and IDPA matches.
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The day after, on July 13, 2009 a crane that was removing the debris collapsed, and with a bowling pin effect collapsed two other nearby cranes, injuring six.
Available in plain white or blue and white, it is shaped like bowling pin - ideal if you have the skittles.