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A quoit that falls with its flat side upward does not count.

She took off her hat, and threw it, like a quoit, on to the bed.

The quoit was the ancient weapon of the Sikh, who calls it chakar.

And in throwing the quoit Elatrius excelled; and in leaping at the bar, Amphialus.

His one hand slipped into his pocket and clutched the quoit.

Democritus, that it is like a quoit externally, and hollow in the middle.

Disciform or Disk-shaped, flat and circular, like a disk or quoit.

In deep gravity they tossed a ball, or pitched a quoit, or engaged in wrestling.

Contestants are given some object like a quoit, a block of wood, etc.

Drooping like Hyacinthus beneath the blow of the quoit, he sank on Amyas's arm.

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