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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