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  • 1Bow 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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  • 2bow — I. /baʊ / (say bow) verb (i) 1. to bend or curve downwards; stoop: the pines bowed low. 2. to yield; submit: to bow to the inevitable. 3. to bend the body or head in worship, reverence, respect, or submission. 4. to incline the head or body, or… …

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  • 3bow — I. v. a. 1. Bend, inflect, crook, incurvate, curve, make crooked. 2. Incline, turn downward, bend, bend down, droop, drop. 3. Depress, sink, cast down, bring down, crush, subdue. 4. Attend with bows, conduct with bows, express by bows. II. v. n.… …

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  • 4bow — 1. noun /bəʊ,boʊ/ a) A weapon made of a curved piece of wood or other flexible material whose ends are connected by a string, used for shooting arrows. He bowed politely as he entered the room. b) A curved bend in a rod or planar …

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  • 5Bow — (bou), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bowed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bowing}.] [OE. bowen, bogen, bugen, AS. b[=u]gan (generally v. i.); akin to D. buigen, OHG. biogan, G. biegen, beugen, Icel. boginn bent, beygja to bend, Sw. b[ o]ja, Dan. b[ o]ie, bugne, Coth …

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  • 6Bow kite — Bow kites are leading edge inflatable kites that incorporate a bridle on the leading edge. They can be identified by a flat, swept back profile and concave trailing edge allowing the kite greater depower. Bow kite design was pioneered by Bruno… …

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  • 7Bow Wow (disambiguation) — Bow Wow may refer to:*Bow Wow, an American rapper and actor listed in the Guinness World Records as the youngest solo rapper to ever hit number one *Bow Wow Sauce, a sauce developed in the Cotswolds region of England *Bow Wow, the Japanese heavy… …

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  • 8Bow — (bou), v. i. 1. To bend; to curve. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 2. To stop. [Archaic] [1913 Webster] They stoop, they bow down together. Is. xlvi. 2? [1913 Webster] 3. To bend the head, knee, or body, in token of reverence or submission; often with down …

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  • 9make one's bow — make one s first formal appearance in a particular role. → bow …

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  • 10Bow Down — est le premier album du groupe de gangsta rap Westside Connection. Il est sorti en 1996. Liste des morceaux # Titre Producteur(s) Temps 1 World Domination (Intro) *Interlude* 1:16 2 Bow Down Bud da 3:27 3 Gangstas Make the World Go Round …

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  • 11bow in — To make a first appearance in public • • • Main Entry: ↑bow …

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  • 12make one's manners — (archaic) To salute a person on meeting by a bow, curtsy, etc • • • Main Entry: ↑manner …

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  • 13bow — I /bau/ n. bending of the head or body 1) to make; take a bow (the actor took his bow) 2) a low bow 3) a bow to debut 4) to make one s bow II v. 1) ( to bend the head or body ) to bow politely 2) (D; intr.) ( to bend the head or body ) to bow… …

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  • 14bow — 1. n. & v. n. 1 a a slip knot with a double loop. b a ribbon, shoelace, etc., tied with this. c a decoration (on clothing, or painted etc.) in the form of a bow. 2 a device for shooting arrows with a taut string joining the ends of a curved piece …

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  • 15bow — 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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  • 16Bow string — A bow string joins the two ends of the bow stave and launches the arrow. Desirable properties include light weight, strength, resistance to abrasion, and resistance to water. Mass has most effect at the center of the string; one gram of extra… …

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  • 17bow — Synonyms and related words: A string, Amati, Cremona, D string, E string, G string, S curve, Strad, Stradivari, Stradivarius, accost, address, angle, arc, arch, bass, bass viol, beak, bend, bend back, bend the knee, bend the neck, bend to,… …

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  • 18Bow drill — The bow drill is an ancient tool. While it was usually used to make fire, it was also used for primitive woodworking and dentistry. It consists of a bearing block or handhold , a spindle or drill , a hearth or fireboard , and a simple bow .… …

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  • 19bow — bow1 [bəʊ] noun 1》 a knot tied with two loops and two loose ends. 2》 a weapon for shooting arrows, made of a curved piece of wood joined at both ends by a taut string. 3》 a partially curved rod with horsehair stretched along its length, used for… …

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  • 20Bow (music) — This article is about the bow used to play a string instrument. For the musical instrument called bow , see musical bow. A cello bow In music, a bow is moved across some part of a musical instrument, causing vibration which the instrument emits… …

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