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The word is nock.

The nock (noun) is the notch in the end of an arrow.

To nock (verb) means to place an arrow on the bowstringinpreparation for shooting.

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Thank you! is the correct wordΒ  having arrows nocked?
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You need to aim first, also draw the bow, remain calm, breathe, etc.

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When you place the arrow on the string, it's called nocking. When you draw the arrow back to fire, it's called drawing.

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