- cricket denoting or using bowling with the arm held more or less horizontal
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Examples from the Web for round-arm
Willes was not the inventor of that kind, or round-arm bowling.
Round-arm blows with the head lowered were first choice, of which a good ninety per cent.The Adventures of Bobby Orde
Stewart Edward White
He thumped the rascal to his heart's satisfaction, and then knocked him flat with a round-arm swing that landed on the jaw.Frank Merriwell's Races
Burt L. Standish