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See, here's where a buckshot from your gun struck him in the side.

And Bob held out to him a handful of buckshot and rifle-bullets.

If there are any shotguns in the place bring two back with plenty of buckshot shells.

One barrel was loaded with a heavy charge of buckshot, and the other with a slug.

I was armed with my double-barrelled shotgun loaded with buckshot.

Can you work that camera of yours with a load of buckshot whistling by your head?

One day a big Indian came in when I was alone and asked for buckshot.

"If he tries it we can halt him with a dose of buckshot," put in Sam.

One had been struck by a ball on the head and a buckshot in the lungs.

Ef I had the feller here as was runin' it I'd give him a dose o' buckshot!

WORD ORIGIN

coarse kind of shot used for deer and other large game, 1776, from buck (n.1) + shot (n.).

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