Last modified on July 12, 2016, at 06:50


Shooting is the act of discharging a rifle, gun or other projectile weapon.

Sport shootingEdit

Shooting as a sport or hobby usually means the discharge of a rifle or gun at a designated target on a rifle range.

This can include Skeet shooting as well as target shooting.

Shooting animalsEdit

Shooting animals as targets is known as hunting.

Examples include:

Alternative usesEdit

The discharge of a weapon-firearm at a person is said to be "a shooting".

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