barking irons

Barking irons

Bark"ing i`rons\ 1. Instruments used in taking off the bark of trees. --Gardner.

2. A pair of pistols. [Slang]
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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