Gun"ning(?), n. The act or practice of hunting or shooting game with a gun.
The art of gunning was but little practiced.Goldsmith.
Gun"ny cloth`(klth`; 115). [Hind. go, go, a sack, sacking.] A strong, coarse kind of sacking, made from the fibers (called jute) of two plants of the genus Corchorus (C. olitorius and C. capsularis), of India. The fiber is also used in the manufacture of cordage.
Gunny sack, a sack made of gunny or burlap, used for coarse commodities. In the southern U. S. similar sacks are called
[1913 Webster +PJC]
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