oxbow

Definitions of oxbow
  1. noun
    a wooden framework bent in the shape of a U; its upper ends are attached to the horizontal yoke and the loop goes around the neck of an ox
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    type of:
    framework
    a structure supporting or containing something
  2. noun
    a U-shaped curve in a stream
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    type of:
    meander
    a bend or curve, as in a stream or river
  3. noun
    the land inside an oxbow bend in a river
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    type of:
    dry land, earth, ground, land, solid ground, terra firma
    the solid part of the earth's surface
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