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armless

[ahrm-lis] /ˈɑrm lɪs/
adjective
1.
lacking an arm or arms:
The Venus de Milo is an armless statue.
Origin of armless
1350-1400
Middle English word dating back to 1350-1400; See origin at arm1, -less
Related forms
armlessness, noun
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adj.

late 14c., of physical conditions, from arm (n.1) + -less. Meaning "without weapons" is attested from 1610s (from arm (n.2)), but that sense is more typically expressed by unarmed.

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