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  1. boomerang, throwing stick, throw sticknoun

    a curved piece of wood; when properly thrown will return to thrower


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    The Throw stick hieroglyph of Ancient Egypt is an old hieroglyph that dates from the Predynastic Period; it is from the assemblage of hieroglyphs used on the ornamental, or ceremonial cosmetic palettes. It is used on the palettes both as a throwing-stick weapon in the animal hunt being portrayed-, as well as on certain palettes, as a determinative referring to a "foreigner", or "foreign territory". Ancient Libya, just northwestwards from Lower Egypt, and the Libyans were thought to be the first land portrayed, as well as the savannah-desert land hunters. The original predynastic throwing-stick was a launched club as seen on archaeological palettes, a predynastic stick from Gebelein-, 35 inches long, and 11 ounces, is at the Turin Museum.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of throw stick in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

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    The numerical value of throw stick in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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    an engine that provided medieval artillery used during sieges; a heavy war engine for hurling large stones and other missiles
    • A. profaneness
    • B. arbalist
    • C. rung
    • D. jocularity

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