shooting box

noun Chiefly British.
a small house or lodge for use during the shooting season.
Also called shooting lodge.

1805–15 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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shooting box
Also called: shooting lodge a small country house providing accommodation for a shooting party during the shooting season

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Example sentences
The start point for many recreational shotgun shooters is stepping into the shooting box.
Bo was carried to bis shooting box and his wounds were dressed.
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