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Arrows

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Formed in 1973, the Arrows - Alan Merrill (b. 19 February 1951, New York, USA; bass, piano, harmonica), Jake Hooker (b. 3 May 1952, New York, USA; guitar/saxophone), and Paul ...

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Arrow

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 55 words.

1. English: habitational name from Arrow in Warwickshire or Arrowe in Cheshire. The first takes its name from the Arrow

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arrows

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Arrows are the emblem of St Edmund the Martyr and of St Sebastian.

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Arrow

A. D. Mills.

in A Dictionary of British Place Names

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 25 words.

Arne [sic] 710, Arue 1086 (db). Named from the River Arrow, an ancient Celtic

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arrow

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 170 words.

arrow, barrow, farrow, harrow, Jarrow, marrow, narrow, sparrow, taro, tarot, Varro, yarrow • gabbro • Avogadro • Afro

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in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 170 words.

arrow, barrow, farrow, harrow, Jarrow, marrow, narrow, sparrow, taro, tarot, Varro, yarrow • gabbro • Avogadro • Afro

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arrows

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 14 words.

arrows are the emblem of St Edmund the Martyr and of St Sebastian.

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Arrow

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 370 words.

b. Alphonsus Cassell, Montserrat, West Indies. Soca artist Arrow leaned heavily on traditional Trinidadian calypso music, but expanded its commercial

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arrow

Edited by John Ayto.

in Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms

January 2009; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 57 words.

an arrow in the quiver one of a number of resources or strategies that can be drawn on or followed.

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Edited by T. F. Hoad.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

January 1996; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 32 words.

Late OE. ar(e)we — ON. *arw-, nom. ǫr (g. sg., pl. ǫrvar), rel. to Goth. arhwazna arrow,

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Arrows

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Formed in 1973, the Arrows - Alan Merrill (b. 19 February 1951, New York, USA; bass, piano, harmonica), Jake Hooker (b. 3 May 1952, New York, USA; guitar/saxophone), and Paul ...

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Arrow

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. Alphonsus Cassell, Montserrat, West Indies. Soca artist Arrow leaned heavily on traditional Trinidadian calypso music, but expanded its commercial possibilities by acknowledging a...

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Arrow’s theorem

Simon Blackburn.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Philosophy

January 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Philosophy. 196 words.

Sometimes (inappropriately) called Arrow’s paradox. The most famous theorem in the logic of social choice or voting, proved by Stanford

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sequence arrow

Christopher Gorse, David Johnston and Martin Pritchard.

in A Dictionary of Construction, Surveying and Civil Engineering

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology. 52 words.

An arrow linking tasks in a network diagram showing the logical flow of work for the project. The arrow is

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Avro Arrow

Russell Isinger.

in The Oxford Companion to Canadian History

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Regional and National History. 200 words.

The Avro Canada cf-105 Arrow was a two-seat, twin-engine, all-weather, supersonic interceptor. The Arrow was conceived in the early

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arrow keys

Edited by Andrew Butterfield and Gerard Ekembe Ngondi.

in A Dictionary of Computer Science

January 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 105 words.

Four keys on a computer keyboard with arrows engraved on the keycaps pointing up, down, left, and right. They can

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arrow keys

John Daintith and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of Computing

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 105 words.

Four keys on a computer keyboard with arrows engraved on the keycaps pointing up, down, left, and right. They can

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Arrows (UK)

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 293 words.

Formed in 1973, the Arrows - Alan Merrill (b. 19 February 1951, New York, USA; bass, piano, harmonica), Jake Hooker

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arrow <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 132 words.

a dart; thus the arrows game, darts; arrowman, darts player.

1946 Dart (Feltham) 16 Mar. 3/1: The team

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Arrow's theorem

Simon Blackburn.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Philosophy

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Philosophy. 193 words.

Sometimes (inappropriately) called Arrow's paradox. The most famous theorem in the logic of social choice or voting, proved by Stanford

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arrow keys

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

Four keys on a computer keyboard with arrows engraved on the keycaps pointing up, down, left, and right. They can be separate keys, usually found to the right of the typewriter keys, or...

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