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foreshot

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From fore- +‎ shot.

NounEdit

foreshot (plural foreshots)

  1. The spirits that first come over when an alcoholic liquid is distilled
  2. (chiefly sports) This term needs a definition. Please help out and add a definition, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.
    Foreshots knock the ball forward.
  3. (geology) This term needs a definition. Please help out and add a definition, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.
    • 1997, Proceedings of the Symposium on the Application of Geophysics to Engineering and Environmental Problems, volume 2:
      Twelve foreshot and twelve backshot records at varying offsets were acquired for each geophone setup to achieve 24 fold duplicity.

Coordinate termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • OED 2nd edition (online)