a mark in the shape of a broad arrowhead, placed upon British government property.
Archery. an arrow having an expanded head.
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a mark shaped like a broad arrowhead designating British government property and formerly used on prison clothing
an arrow with a broad head
an ax for hewing timber. an ax with a broad head, used as a battle-ax. Historical Examples Old Rail Fence Corners Various Then and Now Robert Vaughn Old Rail Fence Corners Various History of Linn County Iowa Luther A. Brewer Old Rail Fence Corners Various
of, relating to, or responsive to a continuous, wide range of frequencies. Compare sharp (def 23). relating to or denoting a type of high-speed data transmission in which the bandwidth is shared by more than one simultaneous signal: Broadband Internet technologies are superior to dial-up connections for streaming video. broadband transmission. a broadband Internet connection. […]
involving participation or support by a broad spectrum of things or people: The senator had a broad-based campaign. Contemporary Examples New York Passes Gay Marriage: This Is the Tipping Point John Avlon June 24, 2011 Newt Gingrich: From GOP Intellectual to Pandering Hyper-Partisan John Avlon March 3, 2011 Election Day Backlash John Avlon November 8, […]
fava bean. noun an erect annual Eurasian bean plant, Vicia faba, cultivated for its large edible flattened seeds, used as a vegetable the seed of this plant