shoot

1. to explode nitroglycerine or other high explosives in a hole to shatter the rock and increase the flow of oil, now largely replaced by formation fracturing. 2. in seismographic work, to discharge explosives to create vibrations in the earth's cruse. See seismograph.

shoot

Usually, the above ground portion of a plant, bearing the leaves. Contrast with root.
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shoot

[n] - a new branch 2. [n] - the act of shooting at targets 3. [v] - emit (as light, flame, or fumes) suddenly and forcefully 4. [v] - kill by firing a missile 5. [v] - cause a shooting pain 6. [v] - send forth suddenly, intensely, swiftly 7. [v] - play a shot 8. [v] - hit with a missile from a weapon 9. [v] - ...
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Shoot

A new young growth; a stem or branch and its leaves.
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Shoot

Shoot noun [ French chute . See Chute . Confused with shoot to let fly.] An inclined plane, either artificial or natural, down which timber, coal, etc., are caused to slide; also, a narrow passage, either natural or artificial, in a stream, where the water rushes rapidly; esp., a cha...
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Shoot

Shoot transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Shot ; present participle & verbal noun Shooting . The old participle Shotten is obsolete. See Shotten .] [ Middle English shotien , schotien , Anglo-Saxon ...
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Shoot

Shoot intransitive verb 1. To cause an engine or weapon to discharge a missile; -- said of a person or an agent; as, they shot at a target; he shoots better than he rides. « The archers have . . . shot at him.» Gen. xlix. 23. 2. To discharge ...
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shoot

A young branch which sprouts from the main stock. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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shoot

noun the act of shooting at targets; `they hold a shoot every weekend during the summer`
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Shoot

• (v. i.) To pass rapidly through, over, or under; as, to shoot a rapid or a bridge; to shoot a sand bar. • (v. i.) To change form suddenly; especially, to solidify. • (v. i.) To cause an engine or weapon to discharge a missile; -- said of a person or an agent; as, they shot at a target; he shoots better than he rides. • (n.) A ...
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Shoot

planing an edge straight or square. See Shooting board.
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Shoot

The process of filming any aspect of a motion picture, for the production of an entire film, with a motion picture camera
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Shoot

Shoot is slang for discard, get rid of.
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shoot

In botany, the parts of a vascular plant growing above ground, comprising a stem bearing leaves, buds, and flowers. The shoot develops from the plumule of the embryo
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Shoot

The elongating, green, growing vine stem which holds leaves, tendrils, flower or fruit clusters and developing buds.
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Shoot

The new soft growth from a stem
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shoot

A pre-arranged or scheduled assignment to take pictures or ‘shoot’ film.
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Shoot

[football magazine] Shoot, or Shoot Monthly, is a football magazine published in the UK since 1969. == Introduction == Shoot began publication as a weekly and was arguably the most popular football magazine in the UK, remaining the strongest magazine in this market until the mid-1990s. It later became a monthly, before reverting to a weekly...
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Shoot

[professional wrestling] A shoot in professional wrestling is any unplanned, unscripted or real-life occurrence within a wrestling event. The name does not originate from `shooting in` for a takedown, as in amateur wrestling, but rather, it is a carny term shortened from `straight shooting` which originally referred to a gun in a carnival t...
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Shoot

In botany, shoots consist of stems including their appendages, the leaves and lateral buds, flowering stems and flower buds. The new growth from seed germination that grows upward is a shoot where leaves will develop. In the spring, perennial plant shoots are the new growth that grows from the ground in herbaceous plants or the new stem and/or flo...
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Shoot

to propel the ball goalwards in an attempt to score.[45]
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shoot

usually the aerial part of a plant; a stem including its dependent parts, leaves flowers etc.
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Shoot

The elongating, green, growing vine stem that holds leaves, tendrils, flower or fruit clusters and developing buds. It might also be what the grower first says out loud when he realizes his crop has suffered shatter in a given June or July.
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Shoot

The elongating, green, growing vine stem which holds leaves, tendrils, flower or fruit clusters and developing buds.
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Shoot

1. The act of playing a golf shot 2. Another way to refer to one's score for a round of golf, or to
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