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- noun archery a bow with non-recurved, flat, relatively wide limbs that are approximately rectangular in cross-section.
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So if you wanted a single bow and had the relevant skills you could make a flatbow out of any one of several woods, but if you wanted bows in industrial quantities, you would want longbows, and as yew is the most powerful wood you'd want them made of yew.
The Rotten Bottom bow discovered in a peat bog in the Scottish borders and dated to about 4000 BC was a flatbow made of yew.
Bows are of different types such as Longbow, shortbow, flatbow, recurve bow, crossbow and compound bow.
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Try using a longbow or a flatbow at extreme range, aim at the closest target, then back up when you get his and his buddies 'attention.