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Meaning of NOCK

Pronunciation:  nâk

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  make small marks into the surface of; "score the clay before firing it"
 

NOCK is a 4 letter word that starts with N.

 

 Synonyms: mark, score
 
 See Also: line, notch, scarify, scotch, scribe

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Nock\, n. [See {Notch}.]
    1. A notch.
    
             He took his arrow by the nock.        --Chapman.
    
    2. (Naut.) The upper fore corner of a boom sail or of a
       trysail.
    
    
  2. \Nock\, v. t.
    To notch; to fit to the string, as an arrow; to string, as a
    bow. --Chapman.
    
    
 

 

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