n.1.An arrow or bolt for a crossbow having feathers or brass placed at an angle with the shaft to make it spin in flying.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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"Ambrosia's Summer Outdoor Tasting" will be held on the patio (weather permitting) and will present six wines (with small plates) from the portfolio of Crimson wine group, represented by regional sales manager Erin Gilreath, who will talk about the wines and answer questions; tasting highlights include Archery Summit Vireton Pinot Gris 2015, Malene Ros Grenache blend 2016, Seghesio "Angela's Table" Zinfandel 2015, and Double Canyon Horse Heaven Hills Cabernet 2014.
* Archery Summit Winery "Vireton" 1997 (Oregon), $25.