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English definition of “bow”


noun [C] (MUSIC)    /bəʊ/ US  /boʊ/
C2 a long , thin piece of wood with hair from the tail of a horse stretched along it, used to play musical instruments that have strings : Violins are played with bows.String instruments
(Definition of bow noun (MUSIC) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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