Attaching fins, such as halved-feathers to a projectile in order to stabilize its flight;
The fins or feathers so attached.
Fletching Sentence Examples
His remains were laid in the burial place of the Sheffield family, Fletching, Sussex, where an epitaph by Dr Parr describes his character and work in the language at once of elegance, of moderation and of truth.
Straight fletching can cause the arrow to zig-zag and miss the target in windy conditions.
It is preferable to use helical or offset fletching instead of straight fletching on your arrows when hunting.
Straight fletching may cause your arrow to fly erratically, causing you to miss your target.