bend

  1. a circular segment of a curve
  2. movement that causes the formation of a curve
  3. curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc.)
  4. an angular shape made by folding
  5. a town in central Oregon at the eastern foot of the Cascade Range
  6. diagonal line traversing a shield from the upper right corner to the lower left

Bend

A knot used to join two ropes or lines. Also see hitch.
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Bend

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bend

jazz term referring either to establishing a pitch, sliding down half a step and returning to the original pitch or sliding up half a step from the original note.
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_musical_terminology

bend

jazz term referring either to establishing a pitch, sliding down half a step and returning to the original pitch or sliding up half a step from the original note. With the electric guitar, bending is widely used in blues, blues-rock, and rock and, to a somewhat different fashion, in jazz.
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Bend

• (n.) same as caisson disease. Usually referred to as the bends. • (v. i.) To be moved or strained out of a straight line; to crook or be curving; to bow. • (n.) A band. • (n.) Turn; purpose; inclination; ends. • (n.) A knot by which one rope is fastened to another or to an anchor, spar, or post. • (v. t.) To apply cl...
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bend

(from the article `heraldry`) ...as numbering about 20. Among them are: the chief, being the top third of the shield; the pale, a third of the shield, drawn perpendicularly ...
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bend

1. A turn or deflection from a straight line or from the proper direction or normal position; a curve; a crook; as, a slight bend of the body; a bend in a road. ... 2. Turn; purpose; inclination; ends. 'Farewell, poor swain; thou art not for my bend.' (Fletcher) ... 3. A knot by which one rope is fastened to another or to an anchor, spar, or post. ...
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bend

noun diagonal line traversing a shield from the upper right corner to the lower left
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bend

curve noun curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc.)
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Bend

[heraldry] In heraldry, a bend is a band or strap running from the upper dexter (the bearer`s right and the viewer`s left) corner of the shield to the lower sinister (right). Authorities differ as to how much of the field it should cover, ranging from one-fifth (if shown between other charges) up to one-third (if charged alone). The suppose...
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Bend

Bend intransitive verb 1. To be moved or strained out of a straight line; to crook or be curving; to bow. « The green earth's end Where the bowed welkin slow doth bend . Milton. » 2. To jut over; to overhang. « There is a cliff, whose high and ben...
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Bend

Bend noun [ See Bend , transitive verb , and confer Bent , noun ] 1. A turn or deflection from a straight line or from the proper direction or normal position; a curve; a crook; as, a slight bend of the body; a bend ...
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Bend

Bend transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Bended or Bent ; present participle & verbal noun Bending .] [ Anglo-Saxon bendan to bend, from bend a band, bond, from bindan to bind. See Bind ,
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Bend

A knot used to join two ropes or lines. Also see hitch.
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_nautical_terms

Bend

Bend, city (1990 pop. 20,469), seat of Deschutes co., W central Oregon, on the Deschutes River, at the eastern foot of the Cascade Range; inc. 1904. Lumbering is the primary industry, and tourism is also important. Bend is the headquarters for Deschutes National Forest, which encompasses Newberry Na...
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Bend

British term for Drop.
Found on http://www.hallowellco.com/abbrevia.htm

Bend

broad diagonal line in HERALDRY
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Bend

city, seat (1916) of Deschutes county, central Oregon, U.S. It lies along the Deschutes River, in the eastern foothills of the Cascade Range (west), ...
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Bend

In heraldry, a bend is one of the nine honourable ordinaries, consisting of a belt drawn diagonally from the dexter chief to the sinister base, and occupying one third of the field.
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Bend

In nautical terms, a bend is a joining of two ropes.
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bend

jazz term referring either to establishing a pitch, sliding down half a step and returning to the original pitch or sliding up half a step from the original note.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22287

bend

jazz term referring either to establishing a pitch, sliding down half a step and returning to the original pitch or sliding up half a step from the original note. With the electric guitar, bending is widely used in blues, blues-rock, and rock and, to a somewhat different fashion, in jazz.
Found on http://www.translationdirectory.com/glossaries/glossary308.php

Bend

Sole leather made from the rear portion of a heavy cattle hide divided along the line of the backbone, after removal of bellies and shoulder.
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bend

The curve on a shot created by sidespin.
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