Sentence Examples


  • Bowstring put an end to his life (1073).
  • For parabolic or bowstring girders, when r =8, the limiting span is 1280 ft.
  • Fle and his brother were seized and put to death, the instrument used being, according to Watson, the bowstring of Eastern story.
  • The next year, however, Toghrul Beg got rid of both his antagonists, Ibrahim being taken prisoner and strangled with the bowstring, while Basasiri fell in battle.
  • From some known examples, C varies from 1500 to 1800 for iron braced parallel or bowstring girders, and from 1200 to 1500 for similar girders of steel.