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Peep sights are usually found on target rifles, although some hunters use them, too. There are a rear sight and a front sight which must be lined up. The drawing below shows how to use a peep sight.

Aperture sight
With a peep (aperture) sight, you line up the target so that the front sight is within the rear peephole.