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Broad arrow
Arrow Ar"row, n. [OE. arewe, AS. arewe, earh; akin to Icel. ["o]r, ["o]rvar, Goth. arhwazna, and perh. L. arcus bow. Cf. Arc.] A missile weapon of offense, slender, pointed, and usually feathered and barbed, to be shot from a bow. Broad arrow. (a) An arrow with a broad head. (b) A mark placed upon British ordnance and government stores, which bears a rude resemblance to a broad arrowhead.

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- A broad arrow, of which a pheon is a variant, is a stylised representation of a metal arrowhead, comprising a tang and two barbs meeting at a point. It...
- Broad Arrow Jack is a penny dreadful written by E. Harcourt Burrage in 1866. Broad Arrow Jack follows the story of John Ashleigh, nicknamed Broad Arrow...
- The Broad Arrow; Being P****ages from the History of Maida Gwynnham, a Lifer is an 1859 novel published by the English writer Caroline Woolmer Leakey under...
- researchers find "contextual support" for the use of these points on arrows: a broad range of animals was hunted, with an emphasis on taxa that prefer closed...
- The Muni****lity of Broad Arrow was a local government area in Western Australia centred on the mining town of Broad Arrow. It was established on 26 February...
- Bryant paid the entry fee for the site and proceeded to park near the Broad Arrow Café, near the water's edge. The site security manager told him to park...
- The Muni****lity of Broad Arrow-Paddington was a local government area in Western Australia centred on the mining towns of Broad Arrow and Paddington (now...
- banks of cylinders are also called "broad arrow" engines, due to their shape resembling the British government broad arrow property mark. W engines are less...
- stamped with the broad arrow to denote crown property. The idea of covering the uniforms of Penal Servitude prisoners with the broad arrow was first introduced...
- The Broad Arrow Road District was an early form of local government area on the Western Australian goldfields. It was established on 15 December 1899...