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over- +‎ bow


overbow (third-person singular simple present overbows, present participle overbowing, simple past and past participle overbowed)

  1. (obsolete) To bend or bow over; to bend in a contrary direction.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for overbow in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)