from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Ascham, Roger 1515-1568. English scholar who as Latin secretary to Edward VI, Mary I, and Elizabeth I advocated the use of the vernacular in literature.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A sort of cupboard, or case, to contain bows and other implements of archery.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A cupboard or case to contain bows and sometimes arrows and other implements of archery.
- n. A box for carrying bows, arrows, and other archery equipment from place to place; a bow-box.
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