arrowplate

noun
arrow·​plate

Definition of arrowplate

: an inlaid strip (as of ivory) set in a bow where the arrow crosses it when shot or released and designed to prevent wear

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“Arrowplate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/arrowplate. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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