from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A stroke performed on a stringed instrument in which the bow is moved across the strings from its tip to its heel.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In violin-playing, a stroke of the bow upward, beginning with the point: opposed to down-bow.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an upward stroke from the tip to the heel of the bow
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