Arrow

  • 1 Arrow — (engl. „Pfeil“) steht für: ein israelisches Raketenabwehrsystem, siehe Arrow Rakete das Militärflugzeug Avro Canada CF 105 eine Version des Flugzeugs Piper PA 28 als AA 13 Arrow die NATO Codebezeichnung der russischen Rakete Wympel R 37 den… …

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  • 2 Arrow — Arrow: Arrow (зоолог) общепринятое сокращение (обозначение) имени зоолога, которое добавляется к научным (латинским) названиям некоторых таксонов зоологической (бинарной) номенклатуры и указывает на то, что автором этих наименований является… …

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  • 3 ARROW (K. J.) — ARROW KENNETH JOSEPH (1921 ) Économiste et mathématicien américain, Kenneth Joseph Arrow s’est signalé par un certain nombre d’apports théoriques, dont le plus connu est sans nul doute le théorème d’impossibilité (1952). Reprenant un problème… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 4 arrow — (n.) early 14c., from O.E. arwan, earlier earh arrow, possibly borrowed from O.N. ör (gen. örvar), from P.Gmc. *arkhwo (Cf. Goth. arhwanza), from PIE root *arku bow and/or arrow, source of Latin arcus (see ARC (Cf. arc) (n.)). The ground sense… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5 Arrow — Ar row, n. [OE. arewe, AS. arewe, earh; akin to Icel. [ o]r, [ o]rvar, Goth. arhwazna, and perh. L. arcus bow. Cf. {Arc}.] A missile weapon of offense, slender, pointed, and usually feathered and barbed, to be shot from a bow. [1913 Webster]… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 arrow — [ar′ō, er′ō] n. [OE earh, arwe; akin to Goth arhwa (for IE base see ARC); orig. sense of arrow was “belonging to the bow”] 1. a slender shaft, usually pointed at one end and feathered at the other, for shooting from a bow 2. anything like an… …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 Arrow —   [ ærəʊ], Kenneth Joseph, amerikanischer Volkswirtschaftler, * New York 23. 8. 1921; Professor an der Harvard University (1968 79) und der Stanford University (1949 68, seit 1979). Arrow beschäftigt sich v. a. mit Problemen der Wachstums und… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 8 Arrow — Arrow, Kenneth J …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 9 arrow — [n] pointed weapon or symbol bolt, cursor, dart, indicator, missile, pointer, projectile, shaft; concept 500 …

    New thesaurus

  • 10 arrow — ► NOUN 1) a stick with a sharp pointed head, designed to be shot from a bow. 2) a symbol resembling this, used to show direction or position. ► VERB ▪ move swiftly and directly. DERIVATIVES arrowed adjective. ORIGIN Old Norse …

    English terms dictionary

  • 11 Arrow — [ar′ō, er′ō] Kenneth Joseph 1921 ; U.S. economist …

    English World dictionary

  • 12 Arrow — An arrow is a pointed projectile that is shot with a bow. It predates recorded history and is common to most cultures. Structure A normal arrow consists of a shaft with an arrowhead attached to the front end, with fletchings and a nock at the… …

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  • 13 arrow — noun 1 weapon ADJECTIVE ▪ poison, poisoned … OF ARROWS ▪ hail, volley ▪ A hail of arrows descended from the tower. VERB + ARROW …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 14 Arrow — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « Arrow », sur le Wiktionnaire (dictionnaire universel) Personnalités Kenneth Arrow, économiste… …

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  • 15 arrow — n. 1) to shoot an arrow at 2) a poisoned; spent arrow 3) (misc.) as straight as an arrow * * * [ ærəʊ] spent arrow (misc.) as straight as an arrow a poisoned to shoot an arrow at …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 16 arrow — [[t]æ̱roʊ[/t]] arrows 1) N COUNT An arrow is a long thin weapon which is sharp and pointed at one end and which often has feathers at the other end. An arrow is shot from a bow. Warriors armed with bows and arrows and spears have invaded their… …

    English dictionary

  • 17 arrow — /ˈæroʊ / (say aroh) noun 1. a slender, straight, generally pointed, missile weapon made to be shot from a bow. The shaft is nearly always made of light wood, fitted with feathers at the neck end to help guide it. 2. anything resembling an arrow… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 18 arrow — arrowless, adj. arrowlike, adj. /ar oh/, n. 1. a slender, straight, generally pointed missile or weapon made to be shot from a bow and equipped with feathers at the end of the shaft near the nock, for controlling flight. 2. anything resembling an …

    Universalium

  • 19 arrow — [OE] Appropriately enough, the word arrow comes from the same ultimate Indo European source that produced the Latin word for ‘bow’ – *arkw . The Latin descendant of this was arcus (whence English arc and arch), but in Germanic it became *arkhw .… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 20 arrow */*/ — UK [ˈærəʊ] / US [ˈæroʊ] noun [countable] Word forms arrow : singular arrow plural arrows 1) a weapon in the form of a thin straight stick with a sharp point at one end and feathers at the other. Arrows are shot through the air using a bow. 2) a… …

    English dictionary


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