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  • n. Plural form of sea-bow.

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Examples

  • He admired and handled their long-handled double axes; their short sea-bows of horn and deer-sinew; their red Danish jerkins; their blue sea-cloaks, fastened on the shoulder with rich brooches; and the gold and silver bracelets on their wrists.

    Hereward, the Last of the English

  • When we came into the judge’s presence my uncle, after two or three sea-bows, expressed himself in this manner; “Your servant, your servant.

    The Adventures of Roderick Random

  • When we came into the judge's presence my uncle, after two or three sea-bows, expressed himself in this manner; "Your servant, your servant.

    The Adventures of Roderick Random

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