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A gun used to propel a spear in underwater fishing.
- ‘Never use a speargun with an aqualung.’
- ‘Save for a few idiots with spearguns, the diving at Key West is pleasant and enjoyable, but it isn't really a dive destination.’
- ‘The island is surrounded by clear deep water, and is home to as many large groupers as manage to escape the speargun.’
- ‘I thought all divers gave up spearguns long, long ago and anyway, no real diver would ever use a spear on shellfish.’
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Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.