Definition of Longbow. Meaning of Longbow. Synonyms of Longbow

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Longbow. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Longbow and, of course, Longbow synonyms and on the right images related to the word Longbow.

Definition of Longbow

Longbow
Longbow Long"bow`, n. The ordinary bow, not mounted on a stock; -- so called in distinction from the crossbow when both were used as weapons of war. Also, sometimes, such a bow of about the height of a man, as distinguished from a much shorter one. To draw the longbow, to tell large stories.

Meaning of Longbow from wikipedia

- A longbow - in its time just known as warbow in contrast to a hunting bow - is a type of tall bow allowing the archer a fairly long draw. A longbow is...
- The English longbow was a powerful medieval type of longbow (a tall bow for archery) about 6 ft (1.8 m) long used by the English and Welsh for hunting...
- introduced to U.S. Army service in April 1986. The advanced AH-64D Apache Longbow was delivered to the Army in March 1997. Production has been continued...
- AN/APG-78 Longbow is a millimeter-wave fire-control radar (FCR) system for the AH-64D/E Apache attack helicopter. The radar is produced by Longbow LLC, a...
- Longbow Games is a Canadian video game developer based in Toronto. It was founded in 1998 by Seumas McNally. Longbow Games was established in 1998 as Longbow...
- A longbow is an archery weapon that uses elasticity to propel arrows. Longbow may also refer to: English longbow, a particularly powerful longbow used...
- Apache Longbow may refer to: Apache Longbow (video game), computer game released by Digital Integration The AH-64D variant of the AH-64 Apache, a twin-engine...
- The Longbow Hunters is the name of a supervillain group appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics. They are depicted as enemies of Green...
- 70–72 inches (178–183 cm) for an English longbow, and 72–76 inches (183–193 cm) for a warbow-weight English longbow; but these styles may easily overlap each...
- AH-64D Longbow is a realistic combat flight simulator of the AH-64D Apache Longbow attack helicopter. Released on May 31, 1996 for the PC, this simulation...