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English definition of “arrow”

arrow

noun [C]     /ˈærəʊ/
SIGN B2 a symbol used on signs to show a directionSpecific signs and symbolsSigns, signals and symbols
WEAPON B2 a long, thin stick with a sharp point at one end which is fired from a bow (= curved piece of wood with a tight string fixed at both ends) Target sports
(Definition of arrow noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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