Definition of linstock in English:
A long pole used to hold a match for firing a cannon.
- The presence of copper alloy priming wire and a carved linstock - a staff for holding a lighted match for firing cannons - suggest that he might have been a master gunner.
- He grabbed his linstock, slipped down the hatchway, grabbing the remaining match.
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