deadeye


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deadeye

[′ded‚ī]
(naval architecture)
A flat, rounded wooden block usually pierced with three holes to receive the lanyard; used to fasten shrouds and stays.
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The trio of hunky warrior Aragorn (Viggo Mortensen), the fierce dwarf Gimli (John Rhys-Davies) and deadeye elf archer Legolas (Orlando Bloom) are sidetracked into a battle to save Rohan, ruled by King Theoden (Bernard Hill).
Unlike these other sculptures, Deadeye, 2002, is beautifully crafted from white pine.
Specific Deadeye targets included: key air defense communication nodes, defense command and control facilities, early warning radar sites, known surface-to-air missile sites (SAMS), and support facilities.
What impressed me was how he depicted the future with bold certainty and as it turned out, with deadeye accuracy.
We skirted the Wewak area so as to avoid attention from whatever anti-aircraft fire the legendary Japanese ace gunner known as Deadeye Dick (sometimes called Hawkeye or One-Shot-Ross) might still be able to muster, and approaching Kairiru from the sea, did a fast run on the gun.
HANOVER manager Bill Richardson has hailed the deadeye precision of star striker Justin Bradley after he netted SIX on Saturday.
DEADEYE JACKAL, commonly known as the Syrian Electronic Army (SEA);
Small in stature yet sleek of movement with an eye for goal and a deadeye shot, the Baggies' man has that look of the Tottenham star about him.
Boucher is a deadeye free-throw shooter and needs to be.
The other two are the Deadeye, which boasts advertised IBO speeds of 343 fps on a 6 1/8-inch brace height, and the Fugitive, which trips the chronograph at 337 fps on a 6 1/2-inch brace height.
Tenor Leon Waksberg plays Ralph Rackstraw, Ian Moorhouse joins the company for the first time as Captain Corcoran while Halifax stalwart Colin Fine will become, with relish, Dick Deadeye.
The deadeye pensioner landed the Basil George Shield and Badge, the Whiting Cup for being winning veteran team captain and the Mid Wales Shooting Centre Cup and Badge for being Veteran High Gun of Wales champion.