fowling piece

a shotgun for shooting wildfowl.

1590–1600 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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fowling piece

a light shotgun used for fowling 
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Example sentences
So he treated him well and gave him a beautiful fowling piece.
The gun is of twist, and as smooth as any fowling piece.
He was a great sportsman and capital shot, both with rifle and fowling piece.
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