blowgun blowgun  /b ˈloʊ ˌɡən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a tube through which darts can be shot by blowing

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. In Malaysia blowgun-armed Penan tribesmen have joined forces with environmentalists in an effort to stop rampant logging.
  2. His $2,700 rampage was finally stopped by a blowgun tranquilizer, and Marvin departed handcuffed to a stretcher.
  3. This wonderful volume covered everything any boy needed to know, from how to make a blowgun to how to tie a double bowline.

News

  1. Homemade Blowgun Darts Pose Choking Dangers for Teens

    Title: Homemade Blowgun Darts Pose Choking Dangers for Teens Category: Health News Created: 7/22/2013 10:35:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 7/22/2013 12:00:00 AM
    on July 23, 2013     Source: MedicineNet.com

  2. Blowgun backfire: Teens accidentally inhaling darts, docs warn

    Three teens visited Ohio hospital in three-month span after inhaling blowgun darts from weapons they built from online directions
    on July 23, 2013     Source: CBS News

  3. Boy Inhales Blowgun Dart

    A 15-year-old boy in Ohio required a visit to the emergency room after he inhaled a dart from a homemade blowgun, according to a new report of his case.
    on July 22, 2013     Source: LiveScience.com via Yahoo! News

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