sabot

  1. a shoe carved from a single block of wood
  2. footwear usually with wooden soles

sabot

a device used in a firearm to fire a projectile, such as a bullet, that is smaller than the bore diameter.
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Sabot

A sabot @U is a device used in a firearm or cannon to fire a projectile, such as a bullet, that is smaller than the bore diameter, or which must be held in a precise position. ==Design== Since a strong seal is needed to trap propellant gases behind the projectile, and keep the projectile centered in the barrel, something is needed to fill the unde...
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sabot

(from the article `artillery`) ...of tungsten led to their abandonment after 1942. In 1944 Britain perfected `discarding-sabot` projectiles, in which a tungsten core was supported ...
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sabot

[n] - a shoe carved from a single block of wood
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Sabot

• (n.) A thick, circular disk of wood, to which the cartridge bag and projectile are attached, in fixed ammunition for cannon; also, a piece of soft metal attached to a projectile to take the groove of the rifling. • (n.) A kind of wooden shoe worn by the peasantry in France, Belgium, Sweden, and some other European countries.Sabot: words...
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sabot

noun a shoe carved from a single block of wood
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Sabot

[dinghy] The Sabot is a sailing dinghy that is sailed and raced singlehandedly usually by young sailors in various places around the world. The boat was suitable for amateur production. Early models were usually made in plywood. More recent models have been made in fibreglass. Variations on the design include El Toro from the Richmond Yacht...
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Sabot

[newspaper] Sabot was a brief-lived underground newspaper published in Seattle, Washington by the Seattle Liberation Front from September 11, 1970 to January 13, 1971. Sixteen weekly issues were published in all. The paper was started as a replacement for the Seattle Helix which had published its last issue in June 1970. As with its predece...
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Sabot

[shoe] A sabot is a clog from France or surrounding countries such as Belgium. Sabots are whole feet clogs. Sabots were in the 16th to 19th centuries, associated with the lower classes. During this period, the years of the Industrial Revolution, the word sabotage gained currency. Allegedly derived from sabot, sabotage described the actions ...
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Sabot

Sa`bot' (sȧ`bō') noun [ French] 1. A kind of wooden shoe worn by the peasantry in France, Belgium, Sweden, and some other European countries. 2. (Mil.) A thick, circular disk of wood, to which the cartridge bag and projectile are attached, in fixed ammunition f...
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sabot

1. A kind of wooden shoe worn by the peasantry in France, Belgium, Sweden, and some other European countries. ... 2. A thick, circular disk of wood, to which the cartridge bag and projectile are attached, in fixed ammunition for cannon; also, a piece of soft metal attached to a projectile to take the groove of the rifling. ... Origin: F. ... Source...
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Sabot

A French term for the gilt-bronze 'shoe' at the bottom of furniture legs.
Found on http://www.artisansofthevalley.com/comm_gloss3.html

Sabot

A sabot is a wooden shoe. They were formerly worn in France and Holland where they are made large enough to be lined with straw or hay.
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Sabot

An oversized housing that allows a sub-calibre projectile to be fired in a larger-diameter bore. The sabot falls away from the actual projectile upon exiting the muzzle. From the French, for Shoe
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sabot

attachment to guide projectile through bore of firearm
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sabot

heavy work shoe worn by European peasants, especially in France and the Low Countries. There are two kinds of sabots: one is shaped and hollowed ...
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Sabot

Sabot is a lightweight carrier surrounding a heavier projectile of reduced calibre, allowing a firearm to shoot ammunition for which it is not chambered. For example, a hunter could use his .30-30 deer rifle to shoot small game with .22 centre fire bullets. SABOT is a type of armour-piercing ammunition based upon kinetic energy. Effectively a SABOT...
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Sabot

Wooden base for fixed ammunition.
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sabot

wooden shoe; clog
Found on http://phrontistery.info/s.html
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