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Definition of Blowguns

Blowgun
Blowgun Blow"gun`, n. A tube, as of cane or reed, sometimes twelve feet long, through which an arrow or other projectile may be impelled by the force of the breath. It is a weapon much used by certain Indians of America and the West Indies; -- called also blowpipe, and blowtube. See Sumpitan.

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- Cherokees were known for making blowguns from river cane to supplement their diet with rabbits and other small creatures. Blowguns are depicted in paintings...
- Their traditional way of life relies on gardening, and on hunting with blowguns and darts poisoned with curare. Complex spiritual beliefs are built around...
- themselves into their own blowguns in order to defend themselves from the circling bats. Hunahpu stuck his head out of his blowgun to see if the sun had risen...
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- boar/hogs, that are predating or displacing desirable native species. Shorter blowguns and smaller bore darts were used for varmint hunting by pre-adolescent...
- penetrate dart boards. Tranquilizer darts are related to the darts for blowguns, but include a hypodermic needle and a hollow reservoir resembling a syringe...
- also demonstrate the making of such items as arrowheads, baskets, and blowguns. Unto These Hills Cherokee Botanical Garden and Nature Trail Eastern Band...
- Sumpit or sumpitan are general terms for blowguns, usually tipped with iron spearheads, used for hunting and warfare in the islands of the Philippines...
- shooting of a steeply descending bird (the 'Prin****l Bird Deity') with blowguns may represent the defeat of Vucub-Caquix, whereas the prin****l Maya maize...
- chu ko nu, zhuge (Chinese) Skane lockbow (European) Stone bow (European) Blowgun, blowpipe, blow tube (Worldwide) ****iya (****anese) Ballista (European,...