Definitions for "Bow"
Keywords:  horsehair, bend, arrow, reverence, taut
To cause to deviate from straightness; to bend; to inflect; to make crooked or curved.
To exercise powerful or controlling influence over; to bend, figuratively; to turn; to incline.
To bend or incline, as the head or body, in token of respect, gratitude, assent, homage, or condescension.
Keywords:  canoe, rower, kayak, boat, foward
A weapon made of a strip of wood, or other elastic material, with a cord connecting the two ends, by means of which an arrow is propelled.
An appliance consisting of an elastic rod, with a number of horse hairs stretched from end to end of it, used in playing on a stringed instrument.
Two pieces of wood which form the arched forward part of a saddletree.
A deviation of the glass surface from a true plane.
A decorative accesory for women's footwear, sometimes on the vamp or sometimes at the ends of the laces.
Longitudinal curvature of rod, bar, shapes, and tube. Bow is measured after allowing the weight of the extrusion to minimize the deviation. Bow can be caused by a non-uniform extrusion rate across the cross section resulting in one portion of the extrusion being longer than the other or non-uniform contraction during quenching.
Keywords:  bitch, winner, dog, etheria, adjudged
Best of Winners : Best between WD & WB
Best of Winners. A dog-show award to the dog adjudged best between the Winners Dog and Winners Bitch.
Best of Winners. Between WD (winner dog) and WB (winner bitch) AKC
Keywords:  fob, chain, pocket, loop, pendant
Part of the case. The loop to which a watch strap or chain is affixed. The part that comes off, allowing your watch to fall to the floor when you're pulling it out of your pocket.
The ring that is looped at the pendant of a pocket watch or pendant watch to which a chain of fob is attached.
The ring loop to which a chain or watch fob may be attached.
Best Of Web. A reference to one search engine that classifies it's core set of sites as "the best of web". BOW is also used as a reference to the BOW TIE theory. It states that the core of the web is a central hub with two off shoots going out in either direction. A graphical map of that appears to look like a Bow Tie..
Bows became enormously popular in the later half of the 19th Century. Bows are most associated of course with girls' clothing and hairstyles. Generally the largest, most prominent bows were used for girls. Bows were, however, also extensively used on boys, especially during the late 19th Century and early 20th Century as mother's sought to add a little flair to their sons' outfits. The largest and most prominent bows were collar bows used with boys Fauntleroys suits, some almost dwarfing the boy involved. Given the ingenuity of doting mothers, a wide variety of bows were also used with many other fashions, from shoulder ties on dresses for boys before breeching to decorative shoe bows.
a knot with two loops and loose ends; used to tie shoelaces
Keywords:  arcograph
An arcograph.
Keywords:  bay, arced, radial, window, ventilation
Similar to Bay, but the combination of windows has a more circular arced appearance.
A bow window is an arcing combination of windows that extend outside the wall of the house forming a recess area on the inside. The individual glass panels are divided into equal widths. The ends can be fixed or open for ventilation.
Similar to Bay, but made up of 3 - 5 equal sized windows angled at 10 degrees. More suitable for wider openings.
Keywords:  wedlock, born
Born Out of Wedlock
Keywords:  motiff, trifari, sterling, jewelry, pin
Bows are a common motiff in jewelry. The pin pictured above is a sterling bow made by Trifari.
An ornamental knot, with projecting loops, formed by doubling a ribbon or string.
a decorative interlacing of ribbons
Keywords:  embraces, yoke, bent, chair, fastens
The U-shaped piece which embraces the neck of an ox and fastens it to the yoke.
A steam bent piece of wood forming the back or arms of a chair.
A condition in which a lite of glass departs from a true plane.
A form of distortion in toughened and heat strengthened glass, inherent to the manufacturing process.
Keywords:  concede, shouting, loud, blade, round
Short person with blade responsible for turning round and shouting "Concede!" as loud as they can.
Keywords:  grip, handle, key, council, lock
The handle of the key.
The top of the key where fingers grip the key to turn it.
(n.) The portion of the key which serves as a grip or handle. Source: Lock Industry Standards and Training (LIST) Council
A rude sort of quadrant formerly used for taking the sun's altitude at sea.
Keywords:  lath, see
The bows draw weight is around 22 kilograms for men's competition, and around 15kg for women's. The bow consist of a riser and two limbs.
Keywords:  thanks, express, one
To express by bowing; as, to bow one's thanks.
Keywords:  happy, little, liking
a little too happy for my liking
Keywords:  latch, rigging, lock, fingers, part
That part of the key which is held in the fingers when operating the lock or latch.
Parts Bow Line Rigging
Keywords:  cfs
Keywords:  song, leaders, political, tells, world
a political song that tells world leaders to take responsibility for their actions
Keywords:  military, wish, opinion, submit, yield
submit or yield to another's wish or opinion; "The government bowed to the military pressure"
Keywords:  west, acronym, abbreviation, bank
Acronym or abbreviation for Bank of the West.
Keywords:  music, play
To play (music) with a bow.
Keywords:  stop
To stop.
Keywords:  bag, waters
bag of waters
Keywords:  basic, weight, operating
Basic Operating Weight
Keywords:  manage
To manage the bow.