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armoire a large, usu. ornate wardrobe or cabinet.
armor a suit of leather or mail, formerly used to protect the body in warfare. [5 definitions]
armorbearer one who carries a warrior's armor and arms.
armored wearing or being covered by armor or armor plate. [2 definitions]
armorer one who makes, repairs, or maintains firearms or other weapons. [2 definitions]
armorial of or concerning heraldry or heraldic arms. [2 definitions]
Armorican see Breton.
armorless combined form of armor.
armor plate specially hardened steel plates used to protect vehicles or fortifications.
armory a place where military weapons and equipment are manufactured or stored. [2 definitions]
armour a spelling of armor used in Canada and Britain. See armor for more information.
armoury a spelling of armory used in Canada and Britain. See armory for more information.
armpit the hollow formed beneath the arm where it joins the body.
armrest a support for the arm, as found on chairs, theater seating, and the like.
arm-twisting (informal) the use of unrelenting or unethical pressure in an effort to persuade someone to do something.
arm-wrestle to engage in arm wrestling.
arm wrestling a contest in which each of two opponents places either the right or the left elbow on a table with the forearm vertical, clasps the opponent's hand, and tries to force the opponent's hand back until it touches the table; Indian wrestling.
army (sometimes cap.) the military land force of a nation. [3 definitions]
army ant any of various carnivorous, mostly tropical ants that travel about in great numbers.
armyworm any of various caterpillars that travel about in great numbers, usu. inflicting heavy damage on crops and grass.
arnica a medicinal plant of the aster family, having bright yellow, rayed blossoms. [2 definitions]