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the string of an archer's bow

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Bowstrings and cables will weaken and even break under elevated temperatures.
Transverse carpal ligament was damaged unavoidably in conventional open decompression surgery, leading to unstable bony structure of carpal canal, bowstring of flexor tendon, permanent attenuated grip strength, even loss of work capacity for young workers.
Jimmy Fortune set a good pace, considering the soft ground, on Bowstring, with Tartouche settled in third.
Bowstring set a good pace under Jimmy Fortune, making sure that stamina was at a premium, but Seb Sanders always had his filly handily placed, and when the pace-setter started to find her legs getting heavier approaching the final two furlongs, it was time for Tartouche to go on.
The Manton trainer is also responsible for Bowstring, Shastye and Playful Act.
Bowstring looks the pick in the listed toteexacta Lady Godiva Fillies' Stakes in the flat meeting at Yarmouth.
That was a particularly notable effort as the third horse home Bowstring, who was getting 1lb from La Persiana, was not disgraced when third in the Park Hill Stakes at Doncaster last week.
There is certainly no Bull Run or Baraka in the European Breeders Fund Hoppings Stakes and Bowstring can return to winning ways.
When the foppish suitors try to attach the end of a bowstring onto Ulysses's weapon, which bends only under his strength, the video shows a sinuous line with a looped end, an analogue to both the bowstring and Penelope's needle (the threading of which suggests sexual penetration).
Gosden can strike here with Bowstring, who in turn should serve to advertise the Derby claims of Bull Run.
Townhome units with two-story bays that give the elevation vertical massing and two garage openings featuring bowstring trusses that help tone down the impact of entries on the streetscape.
A bowstring can seriously injure an unprotected arm, and blisters will eventually appear without a finger guard.
If an archer did not keep the promised meeting, then the other archers might cut his bowstring, that is, `demolish him for an archer'.