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arm1

arm1

 
pronunciation:
arm
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the part of the body between the shoulder and the wrist.
 
similar words:
limb
definition 2: any part that looks like or is used like an arm.
Do not sit on the arm of that chair.
similar words:
branch, limb
derivation: armless (n.)
Word Builder: arm +
  • armchair:
    a chair with parts at the sides for resting your arms.
  • armrest:
    the part on some chairs for resting your arm.
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