dart thrower

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a device resembling a sling that is used in various primitive societies to propel a dart or spear

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However, the date of greater than 4000 years obtained for the dart raises the possibility that the specimen may be a dart propelled by a dart thrower or throwing stick, or whip sling.
DENBIGH dart thrower Mark Webster held off a fightback from Australia's Simon Whitlock to claim his first BDO World Championship title in thrilling style last night.
Typical dart throwers toss at an average speed of 5.8 to 6.7 metres per second, not far off.
So today we have numerate fish, boot polishers, bar-room philosophers, romantics, body-conscious doves, atheistic priests in white laboratory jackets and dart throwers. There must be a God.
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