barbed arrow

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Atmospheric Sciences (English-Chinese) dictionary. 2014.

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  • Barbed — Barbed, a. Furnished with a barb or barbs; as, a barbed arrow; barbed wire. [1913 Webster] {Barbed wire}, a wire, or a strand of twisted wires, armed with barbs or sharp points. It is used for fences. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Barbed wire — Barbed Barbed, a. Furnished with a barb or barbs; as, a barbed arrow; barbed wire. [1913 Webster] {Barbed wire}, a wire, or a strand of twisted wires, armed with barbs or sharp points. It is used for fences. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Arrow pushing — or electron pushing is a technique used to describe the progression of organic chemistry reaction mechanisms.[1] In using arrow pushing, curved arrows or curly arrows are superimposed over the structural formulae of reactants in a chemical… …   Wikipedia

  • barbed — [ba:bd US ba:rbd] adj 1.) a barbed hook or ↑arrow has one or more sharp curved points on it 2.) a barbed remark is unkind ▪ a barbed comment on his appearance …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • barbed — [ barbd ] adjective 1. ) barbed comments contain criticisms or insults 2. ) a barbed hook or ARROW has a sharp curved point on one side …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Arrow — Ar row, n. [OE. arewe, AS. arewe, earh; akin to Icel. [ o]r, [ o]rvar, Goth. arhwazna, and perh. L. arcus bow. Cf. {Arc}.] A missile weapon of offense, slender, pointed, and usually feathered and barbed, to be shot from a bow. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Arrow grass — Ar row grass , n. (Bot.) An herbaceous grasslike plant ({Triglochin palustre}, and other species) with pods opening so as to suggest barbed arrowheads. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Barbed — Barb Barb, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Barbed} (b[aum]rbd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Barbing}.] 1. To shave or dress the beard of. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 2. To clip; to mow. [Obs.] Marston. [1913 Webster] 3. To furnish with barbs, or with that which will hold or …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • barbed — adjective 1 a hook or arrow that has one or more sharp, curved points 2 a barbed remark is unkind: a barbed comment on his appearance …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • barbed — UK [bɑː(r)bd] / US [bɑrbd] adjective 1) barbed comments contain criticisms or insults 2) a barbed hook or arrow has a sharp curved point on one side …   English dictionary

  • Broad arrow — Arrow Ar row, n. [OE. arewe, AS. arewe, earh; akin to Icel. [ o]r, [ o]rvar, Goth. arhwazna, and perh. L. arcus bow. Cf. {Arc}.] A missile weapon of offense, slender, pointed, and usually feathered and barbed, to be shot from a bow. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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