Deadeye meaning

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A flat hardwood disk with a grooved perimeter, pierced by three holes through which the lanyards are passed, used to fasten the shrouds.
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An expert shooter.

A deadeye with the rifle.

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A round, flat block of wood with three holes in it for a lanyard, used in pairs on a sailing ship to hold the shrouds and stays taut.
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An accurate marksman.
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Very accurate with shooting or throwing.
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About a stare: cold; unfriendly.
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(nautical) A wooden disk having holes through which the lanyard is passed, used for tightening shrouds.
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A very accurate marksman.
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(uncommon) A penchant for noticing a particular thing, or a person who has such a penchant.
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