not equipped with a barb:
And at the time when the Bard stood up to claim the wife, a strange warrior came into the encampment, holding a barbless spear.
Evelyn Innes George Moore
The other two Japs have short, stiff poles with a wire attached and the barbless hook at the end.
Tales of Fishes Zane Grey
It is barbless, and in place of the barb, the hook is filed long and tapering to a point as sharp as that of a needle.
Tales of the Fish Patrol Jack London
The fang′-kao, or barbless lance blade, is next common in use.
The Bontoc Igorot Albert Ernest Jenks
With these barbless hooks the bait was not impaled, but strapped on with shreds of bark.
Tropic Days E. J. Banfield
a steel helmet of the 15th century completely enclosing the head and having a T -shaped face slit: similar in form to the ancient Corinthian bronze helmet. Historical Examples The old voyager barbut says that poultry are not natural to Guinea. The Variation of Animals and Plants Under Domestication, Vol. I. Charles Darwin The barbut […]
an ancient Carthaginian family to which Hamilcar, Hasdrubal, and Hannibal belonged. Cyrenaica. Historical Examples A Barca has arrived from S. Erasmo, the island of the market-gardens. New Italian sketches John Addington Symonds They sailed into the small harbor of Barca at ten in the morning. Creatures of the Abyss Murray Leinster Denham advised him to […]
- Bar car
a railroad car equipped with a bar that serves beverages, especially liquors and beer, and sometimes snacks.
- Bar cart
a small table on wheels, outfitted for serving drinks; a portable bar.
- Bar chart
bar graph. Contemporary Examples A bar chart showing quarterly GDP growth resembles the teeth of a saw, not a picket fence. The U.S. Economy Had a Hiccup, Not a Heart Attack, This Year Daniel Gross May 28, 2014 noun another name for bar graph