arm+and+equip

  • 1 arm — arm1 [ärm] n. [ME < OE earm; akin to L armus, Goth arms, OHG arm: see ART1] 1. a) an upper limb of the human body b) in anatomy, the part of the upper limb between the shoulder and the elbow c) in nontechnical use, the part of the upper limb… …

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  • 2 arm — arm1 armed, adj. armlike, adj. /ahrm/, n. 1. the upper limb of the human body, esp. the part extending from the shoulder to the wrist. 2. the upper limb from the shoulder to the elbow. 3. the forelimb of any vertebrate. 4. some part of an… …

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  • 3 arm — I [[t]ɑrm[/t]] n. 1) anat. a) the upper limb of the human body b) the upper limb from shoulder to elbow 2) anat. a) the forelimb of any vertebrate b) any similar structure in an invertebrate 3) hfi any armlike part or attachment, as the tone arm… …

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  • 4 arm — arm1 W1S1 [a:m US a:rm] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(body)¦ 2¦(weapons)¦ 3¦(furniture)¦ 4¦(clothing)¦ 5 be up in arms 6 with open arms 7 somebody would give their right arm to do something 8 hold something at arm s length 9 keep/hold s …

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  • 5 Arm — Arm, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Armed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Arming}.] [OE. armen, F. armer, fr. L. armare, fr. arma, pl., arms. See {arms}.] 1. To take by the arm; to take up in one s arms. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] And make him with our pikes and partisans A …

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  • 6 arm — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Old English earm; akin to Latin armus shoulder, Sanskrit īrma arm Date: before 12th century 1. a human upper limb; especially the part between the shoulder and the wrist 2. something like or corresponding… …

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  • 7 arm — Synonyms and related words: accouter, advocate, affiliate, alpenstock, appendage, appoint, armlet, armor, armor plate, athletic supporter, authorize, back, backbone, backing, bandeau, bank, barricade, battle, bay, bayou, bearer, beef, belt,… …

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  • 8 equip — Synonyms and related words: accouter, adapt, adjust, appoint, arm, array, attire, attune, capacitate, caparison, clothe, condition, costume, deck out, disguise, dress, enable, fit, fit out, fit up, furnish, gear, habit, heel, man, masquerade,… …

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  • 9 arm — ɑːm n. part of the body between the shoulder and the hand v. equip with weapons; be equipped with weapons …

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  • 10 Videos and audio recordings of Ayman al-Zawahiri — There have been several video and audio recordings released by Ayman al Zawahiri. Many of the al Zawahiri tapes have been released directly (by mail or messenger) to Arabic language satellite television networks, like al Jazeera. Contents 1… …

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  • 11 Abu Ghraib torture and prisoner abuse — Beginning in 2004, human rights violations in the form of physical, psychological, and sexual abuse, including torture,[1][2][3] …

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  • 12 To arm a magnet — Arm Arm, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Armed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Arming}.] [OE. armen, F. armer, fr. L. armare, fr. arma, pl., arms. See {arms}.] 1. To take by the arm; to take up in one s arms. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] And make him with our pikes and… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 small arm — small armed, adj. Usually, small arms. a firearm designed to be held in one or both hands while being fired: in the U.S. the term is applied to weapons of a caliber of up to one in. (2.5 cm). [1680 90] * * * ▪ military technology Introduction… …

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  • 14 Trinidad and Tobago Defence Force — Military of Trinidad and Tobago Service branches Regiment, Air Guard, Coast Guard, Defence Force Reserves Manpower Military age NA Available for military service 342,980, age 18–49 (2000 est.) …

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  • 15 Assassination of Habyarimana and Ntaryamira — The assassination of Juvénal Habyarimana and Cyprien Ntaryamira on the evening of April 6, 1994 was the catalyst for the Rwandan Genocide. The airplane carrying Rwandan president Juvénal Habyarimana and Burundian president Cyprien Ntaryamira was… …

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  • 16 East Bardera Mothers and Children's Hospital — (EBMCH) is a women s and children s hospital located in Bardera, Somalia. The hospital is a non profit institution helping women and children in Baardheere, Gedo, Somalia. The EBMCH was started by a concerned individuals based in North America.… …

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  • 17 Alachua Steam Navigation and Canal Company — Florida state law chapter 3483, approved February 27, 1883, incorporated the Alachua Steam Navigation and Canal Company, owned by Andrew Howard, J. T. McMillan, N. D. Phillips, F. L. Selden, B. F. Jordan, W. W. Hampton and J. H. McMahon, * to… …

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  • 18 Vietnam War — a conflict, starting in 1954 and ending in 1975, between South Vietnam (later aided by the U.S., South Korea, Australia, the Philippines, Thailand, and New Zealand) and the Vietcong and North Vietnam. [1960 65] * * * (1955–75) Protracted effort… …

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  • 19 United States — a republic in the N Western Hemisphere comprising 48 conterminous states, the District of Columbia, and Alaska in North America, and Hawaii in the N Pacific. 267,954,767; conterminous United States, 3,022,387 sq. mi. (7,827,982 sq. km); with… …

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  • 20 1947–1948 Civil War in Mandatory Palestine — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Civil War in Palestine (1947 1948) partof=the 1948 Palestine war date=30 November 1947 14 May 1948 place=British Mandate of Palestine caption=Jewish soldiers defending Katamon, Jerusalem. result=1948 Palestinian …

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