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skeet:

see shootingshooting,
firing with rifle, shotgun, pistol, or revolver at stationary or moving targets. The term shooting is also used in Great Britain to mean small-game hunting.

In the 19th cent.
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Skeet is enthusiastic about the recent transformation in the software that runs the staffing methodology.
In a battle between India's present and future of men's skeet shooting, Mairaj, representing Uttar Pradesh (UP) and youngster Angad Vir Singh Bajwa of Punjab, were engaged in a grueling battle for top honours as both recorded 57 out of 60 hits in the final and then went through a marathon shoot-off before Mairaj came through 26-25 to clinch Gold.
Along with being a football fan, Skeet is the director of leadership ethics at the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics at Santa Clara University.
Mr Skeet was just 18 when he joined the army in 1942 at the height of the Second World War.
That's because she could only manage a score of 64 in Friday's skeet qualifying which saw her finish 14th and five points off one of the top six spots that would have seen her progress to the final.
On Sunday, at the new skeet ranges in Rio, the marksman won India's first skeet medal at an ISSF World Cup as he scored 122 out of 125 in the preliminary phase.
Russian players stood out in the men's skeet shooting; third and fourth place were acquired by Russians Alexander Zemlin and Nikolay Teplyy, respectively.
She will compete alongside Elena Allen in the women's skeet event in Rio, with Jen McIntosh completing the women's team in the 50 metres three positions.
I would prefer to see you simply pick up a second skeet barrel for your gun and keep your present barrel unaltered for field use.
I've planned a column on Olympic Skeet, and Kim Rhode will be leading the way in it.
Elsewhere at the top of the Thursday Premier Division, arch rivals Skeet FC and Seville met in a game that both sides have been waiting for since their last encounter, a match which Seville won 10-4.
The Team included six shooters in the shotgun Skeet and Tarp for men, while three female shooters took part in the shotgun trap event.