from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- The hand that holds the bow, i. e., the left hand.
- The hand that draws the bow, i. e., the right hand.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In archery, the hand that holds the bow, commonly the left hand.
- n. In music, the hand that draws the bow; a violinist's right hand.
- n. Wrong in one's calculations.
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