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Definition of Bowstring hemp
Bowstring hempBowstring Bow"string`, n.
1. The string of a bow.
2. A string used by the Turks for strangling offenders.
Bowstring bridge, a bridge formed of an arch of timber or
iron, often braced, the thrust of which is resisted by a
tie forming a chord of the arch.
Bowstring girder, an arched beam strengthened by a tie
connecting its two ends.
Bowstring hemp (Bot.), the tenacious fiber of the
Sanseviera Zeylanica, growing in India and Africa, from
which bowstrings are made. --Balfour. Bowstring hempHemp Hemp (h[e^]mp), n. [OE. hemp, AS. henep, h[ae]nep; akin
to D. hennep, OHG. hanaf, G. hanf, Icel. hampr, Dan. hamp,
Sw. hampa, L. cannabis, cannabum, Gr. ka`nnabis, ka`nnabos;
cf. Russ. konoplia, Skr. [,c]a[.n]a; all prob. borrowed from
some other language at an early time. Cf. Cannabine,
1. (Bot.) A plant of the genus Cannabis (C. sativa), the
fibrous skin or bark of which is used for making cloth and
cordage. The name is also applied to various other plants
2. The fiber of the skin or rind of the plant, prepared for
spinning. The name has also been extended to various
fibers resembling the true hemp.
African hemp, Bowstring hemp. See under African, and
Bastard hemp, the Asiatic herb Datisca cannabina.
Canada hemp, a species of dogbane (Apocynum cannabinum),
the fiber of which was used by the Indians.
Hemp agrimony, a coarse, composite herb of Europe
(Eupatorium cannabinum), much like the American boneset.
Hemp nettle, a plant of the genus Galeopsis (G.
Tetrahit), belonging to the Mint family.
Indian hemp. See under Indian, a.
Manila hemp, the fiber of Musa textilis.
Sisal hemp, the fiber of Agave sisalana, of Mexico and
Sunn hemp, a fiber obtained from a leguminous plant
Water hemp, an annual American weed (Acnida cannabina),
related to the amaranth.
Meaning of Bowstring hemp from wikipedia
George's sword, mother-in-law's tongue, and viper's bowstring hemp
, among other
2017, it was known under
- A bowstring joins
the two ends of the bow stave
the arrow. Desirable properties include light
weight, strength, resistance
to ab****n, and...
- "manila" rope from leaves
Piña, from pineapple leaves
Sisal, an agave Bowstring Hemp
, a common house
plant, also Sansevieria
. To load an arrow
(nocking an arrow), the archer places
an arrow across
of the bow with the bowstring
- needed] The string
of a yumi, a tsuru
(弦, lit. 'yumi bowstring
'), is traditionally
made of hemp
most modern archers
will use strings
- Kannada), Jilledu
in Telugu, Erukku
and Calotropis Gigantea
) in English. Arka is also a synonym
or Sun. Its significance...
- 2010. Englebert, Clear
Feng S****. Crossing
Press. p. 143. ISBN 1-58091-109-9. "Hemp
" . New International
ゲン gen 548 言 言 7 2 say ゲン、ゴン、い-う、こと gen, gon, i-u, koto 549 弦 弓 8 S bowstring
ゲン、つる gen, tsuru
550 限 阜 9 5 limit
ゲン、かぎ-る gen, kagi-ru 551 原 厂 10 2 field...
- two and six, which might allow attachment
to the arm with cord. One, from Hemp Knoll
in Wiltshire, had markings which clearly indicate
- crossbow... until
I know whether
I was wounded
was fiber, bamboo
threads, sinew, hemp
, or bark... until
I know whether
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