crossbow

[n] - a bow fixed transversely on a wooden stock grooved to direct the arrow (quarrel)
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Crossbow

weapon with a bow arranged at a right-angle to a wooden stock; it was used to fire metal bolts
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Crossbow

Operational code name for Allied attacks on V-1 launch sites
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crossbow

noun a bow fixed transversely on a wooden stock grooved to direct the arrow (quarrel)
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crossbow

crossbow: see bow and arrow.
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Crossbow

The crossbow (arbalist) is a bow fastened across a stock (hence the name
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Crossbow

weapon with a bow arranged at a right-angle to a wooden stock; it was used to fire metal bolts
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