- a bow-shaped bend in a river, or the land embraced by it.
- Also called oxbow lake . a bow-shaped lake formed in a former channel of a river.
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How to use oxbow in a sentence
During the year she spent in the great school, she made but one visit to Oxbow Village.
But just now they were all more interested in the people they found here at the Oxbow Bend and in what they were doing.
The smallest Bunker really had succeeded in getting everybody at Oxbow Bend very much stirred up.
The whole party at the Oxbow Bend was roused by this time, and men, women and children were looking for the little lost boy.
The chain is passed through the large iron ring in the oxbow and is doubled back to get the right length.Farm Mechanics|Herbert A. Shearer