Foresleeve \Fore"sleeve`\, n. The sleeve below the elbow. [1913 Webster]

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  • foresleeve — /fawr sleev , fohr /, n. 1. the part of the sleeve covering the forearm. 2. a detachable sleeve or part of a sleeve, often having an ornamental function. [1350 1400; ME; see FORE , SLEEVE] * * * …   Universalium

  • foresleeve — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: Middle English foresleve, from fore + sleve sleeve more at sleeve : an ornamental sleeve or part of a sleeve that can be slipped on or off …   Useful english dictionary

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