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armless

[ ahrm-lis ]
/ ˈɑrm lɪs /
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adjective

lacking an arm or arms: The Venus de Milo is an armless statue.

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Origin of armless

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at arm1, -less
arm·less·ness, noun
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