clay pigeon

(redirected from Clay Pigeons)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Wikipedia.

clay pigeon

target used at gun clubs. It causes poisoning in pigs at pasture which eat the targets. The coal tar pitch used as a binder causes severe hepatic necrosis. See also coal tar pitch.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
The simulation consists of a reusable white marker that is attached to the underside of a conventional clay pigeon.
No entry signs are put up and the ground is thick with black shot and clay pigeon cases.
There's no question that the shotgun sports are getting beat up a bit because of lead shot and current clay pigeon formulations.
London, Mar 17( ANI ): Bolton Wanderers captain Nigel Reo-Coker, who is also a good deadeye clay pigeon shooter, is hoping to see off Tottenham Spurs' challenge in the FA Cup quarterfinals at White Hart Lane on Saturday.
SEAN HIGGINS proved himself a crack shot when St Johnstone stars held a team bonding clay pigeon shoot.
Crosman even secured the rights to a clay pigeon launcher that the operator sat upon and pulled the arm back for each clay pigeon, just like regular firearm clay pigeons.
What we do is shoot clay pigeons and win a frozen turkey.
DARK COMEDY:Vince Vaughn, Janeane Garofalo and Joaquin Phoenix lead the cast in Ridley Scott's Clay Pigeons (15)
CCI Holdings Plc, a UK shell company which makes clay pigeons, is to reinvent itself as a ERP software group with three acquisitions worth a total of up to 28.
Orion offers shotgun sports such as shooting clay pigeons and helice as part of our overall mission to provide firearms safety training and shooting education to hunters," said James Slaughter, Orion's general manager.
Danny Lipscombe, of the Signs Workshop axe throwing team Coed-y-Brenin, with his double-headed Scandinavian axe Jack Woods targets clay pigeons Aerial view of the main ring at Rhiwlas Geoff Williams, of Dyffryn Nantlle Archers Guests at the opening ceremony
But next week you'll find the Member for Stockton South down in the heart of the Thames Valley banging away at clay pigeons.