(redirected from bowstringing)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Words related to bowstring

the string of an archer's bow

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
Bowstringing is best demonstrated when the finger is flexed against resistance.
These three pulleys shorten 50% with finger flexion and play little role in the prevention of bowstringing.
Clinically apparent bowstringing requires the rupture of both the A2 and A4 pulleys.
From this study, they concluded that isolated pulley rupture did not produce clinically evident bowstringing.
8) Schoffl and coworkers, (10) in a 2003 prospective study of 604 climbers with hand injuries, found excellent outcomes and a return to previous climbing level within one year for those without bowstringing who were treated conservatively.