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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Bower \Bo"wer\, n. [From Bow, v. & n.] [1913 Webster] 1. One who bows or bends. [1913 Webster] 2. (Naut.) An anchor carried at the bow of a ship. [1913 Webster] 3. A muscle that bends a limb, esp. the arm. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] His rawbone arms, whose mighty brawned bowers Were wont to rive steel plates and helmets hew. --Spenser. [1913 Webster] Best bower, Small bower. See the Note under Anchor. [1913 Webster]