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Compound bow
also called Compound bows

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  1. a modern bow that uses a levering system, usually of cables and pulleys, to bend the limbs

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  2. The limbs of a compound bow are usually much stiffer than those of a recurve bow or longbow

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  3. Arrows used with compound bows differ very little from arrows shot by recurve archers

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  4. This limb stiffness makes the compound bow more energy efficient than other bows, but the limbs are too stiff to be drawn comfortably with a string attached directly to them

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  5. has the string attached to the pulleys, one or both of which has one or more cables attached to the opposite limb

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