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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A bow fixed transversely on a wooden stock grooved to direct the arrow (quarrel).

Usage examples (32)
  • You don't need one, as a crossbow is a 30 yard proposition.
  • Using a crossbow is all good, but if you can physically hunt with a compound than why not.
  • I agree with purists who feel that a crossbow is not a bow.
  • If you think that a crossbow is 'cheating' then don't use one. for more
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