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bow3

bow3

 
pronunciation:
baU
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the front part of a ship or boat.
similar words:
stem
definition 2: in indicating direction, either side of a boat's or ship's bow.
far away on the starboard bow
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: of or related to the bow of a ship.
the bow cannon
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Are you looking for the word bough? Bow1, bow3, and bough sound alike, but have different meanings.
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