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1. One who makes or sells bows for archery.
2. Archaic An archer.


a person who makes or sells archery bows


(ˈboʊ yər)

a maker or seller of archers' bows.
[1150–1200; Middle English bogiere, bouwyer; see bow2, -yer]
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Bowyer," said Rosamond, with one of her rare smiles.
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