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  • 1 bow — bow; bow·darc; bow·den; bow·dich·ia; bow·ditch; bow·dock; bow·el·less; bow·en·ite; bow·en s; bow·er barff; bow·er·ly; bow·et; bow·grace; bow·ing·ly; bow·kail; bow·legged; bow·less; bow·line; bow·man s; bow·ser; bow·sprit; bow·stave; bow·ster;… …

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  • 2 bow — See header bow hinge bow hood bow main bow spring bow …

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  • 3 Bow and Bromley (UK Parliament constituency) — UK former constituency infobox Name = Bow and Bromley Type = Borough Year = 1885 Abolition = 1950 members = OneBow and Bromley was a constituency in the Parliament of the United Kingdom. Located in the Metropolitan Borough of Poplar in London, it …

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  • 4 Bow — bezeichnet: Clara Bow (1905–1965), US amerikanische Schauspielerin Bow (London), Stadtteil im London Borough of Tower Hamlets Bow (New Hampshire), Ort in den Vereinigten Staaten Bow (Washington), Ort in den Vereinigten Staaten BOW steht für:… …

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  • 5 Bow shape — In archery, the shape of the bow is usually taken to be the view from the side. It is the product of the complex relationship of material stresses, designed by a bowyer. This shape, viewing the limbs, is designed to take into account the… …

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  • 6 Bow (weapon) — A bow is a weapon that projects arrows powered by the elasticity of the bow. As the bow is drawn, energy is stored in the limbs of the bow and transformed into rapid motion when the string is released, with the string transferring this force to… …

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  • 7 bow — bow1 bowedness, n. bowingly, adv. /bow/, v.i. 1. to bend the knee or body or incline the head, as in reverence, submission, salutation, recognition, or acknowledgment. 2. to yield; submit: to bow to the inevitable. 3. to bend or curve downward;… …

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  • 8 Bow draw — Main methods of drawing bows. A bow draw is the method used to draw a bow. Currently, the most common method is the Mediterranean draw, long the usual method in European archery. Other methods include the pinch draw and the Mongolian draw.… …

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  • 9 bow tie — noun a man s tie that ties in a bow • Syn: ↑bow tie, ↑bowtie • Hypernyms: ↑necktie, ↑tie • Hyponyms: ↑black tie, ↑white tie * * * bō …

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  • 10 bow — {{11}}bow (n.1) weapon for shooting arrows, O.E. boga archery bow, arch, rainbow, from P.Gmc. *bugon (Cf. O.N. bogi, O.Fris. boga, Du. boog, Ger. Bogen bow; see BOW (Cf. bow) (v.)). The sense of a looped knot is from 1540s. The musician s bow… …

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  • 11 bow — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) I n. obeisance, curtsy, kowtow, salaam; front, prow. v. i. nod, incline, bend; yield, concede; [make one s] debut. See courtesy, respect, submission, beginning. II n. curve, arc, crescent; bow knot;… …

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  • 12 Bow — /boh/, n. Clara, 1905 65, U.S. film actress: known as the It Girl. * * * (as used in expressions) bow and arrow Bow porcelain Bow River Bow Clara Medicine Bow Mountains * * * ▪ stringed instrument accessory Italian   …

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  • 13 bow legs — noun outward curvature of the legs • Syn: ↑bow leg, ↑bandy legs • Hypernyms: ↑disability, ↑disablement, ↑handicap, ↑impairment * * * [bō] plural n. legs that curve outward at the knee; …

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  • 14 Bow Street — /boh/ a street in London, England: location of a metropolitan police court. * * * Bow Street «boh», 1. a street in central London, the site of a principal police court. 2. the court itself: »to appear on charges at Bow Street. * * * Bow Street… …

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  • 15 Bow — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. {{{image}}}   Sigles d une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres > Sigles de trois lettres …

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  • 16 Bow (Rivière) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Bow River (homonymie). Bow La Bow River avec le Zoo de Calgary …

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  • 17 Bow River — Bow (rivière) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Bow River (homonymie). Bow La Bow River avec le Zoo de Calgary …

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  • 18 bow-window — [ bowindo ] n. m. • 1830; mot angl. , de bow « arc » et window « fenêtre » ♦ Fenêtre en saillie sur le mur d une maison. Des bow windows. ⇒ bay window. Recomm. offic. oriel. ● bow window, bow windows nom masculin (anglais bow window, de bow, arc …

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  • 19 bow — Ⅰ. bow [1] ► NOUN 1) a knot tied with two loops and two loose ends. 2) a weapon for shooting arrows, made of curved wood joined at both ends by a taut string. 3) a rod with horsehair stretched along its length, used for playing some stringed… …

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  • 20 Bow — may refer to: NOTOC *Bow (weapon) (pronounced IPA|boʊ), an archery weapon that uses elasticity to propel arrows *Bowing (social) (pronounced IPA|baʊ), to lower the head or the upper body *Bow (ship) (pronounced IPA|baʊ), the foremost point of the …

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