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armlock

[ ahrm-lok ]
/ ˈɑrmˌlɒk /
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noun
any hold in which a wrestler's arm is rendered immobile, often by the opponent twisting the arm.
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Origin of armlock

First recorded in 1900–05; arm1 + lock1
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