Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- a band worn for ornament around the arm, esp. the upper arm
- a small, narrow, deep arm or inlet of the sea
Origin: arm plush -let
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- A band worn on the arm for ornament or identification.
- A small arm, as of the sea.