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Definition of longbow noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

longbow

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈlɒŋbəʊ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈlɔːŋboʊ//
 
, NAmE//ˈlɑːŋboʊ//
 
Weapons
 
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a large bow2 made of a long thin curved piece of wood that was used in the past for shooting arrows See related entries: Weapons
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: longbow