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Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. shoots

    A large pipe or channel to lead away water, dirt, ballast, shot, &c., is called a shoot. The overfalls of a river, where the stream is narrowed by its banks, whether naturally or artificially, especially the arches of a bridge, constitute a shoot.

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  1. shoots

    Verb form of the word shoot.

    The buds and leaf shoots were pruned regularly.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 24, 2017  

How to pronounce shoots?

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    Karen
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How to say shoots in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shoots in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shoots in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of shoots in a Sentence

  1. District Attorney Devon Anderson:

    He puts a gun to the back of his head and shoots.

  2. H. L. Mencken:

    If I ever marry, it will be on a sudden impulse - as a man shoots himself.

  3. Ralph Norman:

    I don't mind dying, but whoever shoots me better shoot well, or I'm shooting back.

  4. Paul Jacobs:

    Unless somebody shoots at South Vietnamese pilots, South Vietnamese pilots ain't shooting.

  5. AiR:

    A tree shouldn't be so busy creating branches that it forgets its roots, shoots and fruits.

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