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unarm

[ uhn-ahrm ]
/ ʌnˈɑrm /
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verb (used with object)
to deprive or relieve of arms; disarm.
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Origin of unarm

First recorded in 1300–50, unarm is from the Middle English word unarmen.See un-2, arm2
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British Dictionary definitions for unarm

unarm
/ (ʌnˈɑːm) /

verb
a less common word for disarm
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