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Each of the two upper limbs of the human body from the shoulder to the hand
“The sling on his left shoulder held his injured arm snugly against his body.”
A branch or division of a company or organization
“Bakrie has been a prominent figure in Golkar, the political arm of the former Suharto dictatorship.”
A narrow strip of water or land projecting from a larger body
“Herald Provincial Park is situated on the west shore of the Salmon Arm of Shuswap Lake.”
A sleeve of a garment
“A jacket with the arms hacked off.”
Used to refer to something powerful or protective
“Alison asked she sat down beside Rachel and put a protective arm around her.”
A portable weapon from which a shot is discharged by gunpowder
“… soldiers grabbing their arms and helmets and heading into battle.”
An area of land that juts out into a body of water
“… maine has so many long, narrow arms that jut out into the ocean that early coastal settlers found it much easier to travel by sea.”
The right or means to command or control others
“… few criminals manage to permanently escape the long arm of the law.”
Rigid part of an object
Supply or provide with weapons
“Final went to arm himself with his Mace, but stopped once he realized that he could do nothing at such a far distance.”
Supply or provide with equipment, tools, or other items in preparation or readiness for something
“Just arm yourself with a reliable stopwatch, sit and enjoy a cup of coffee in one of those shops, and count the number of cups of coffee that are sold in an hour.”
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