from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Congenital absence of the arms.
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- n. The congenital absence of both arms
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In zoology, absence of anterior limbs.
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- n. the condition of having no arms
a-1 + Greek brakhiōn, arm; see brace + -ia1.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Ancient Greek ἀ- (a-, "not") + Ancient Greek βραχίων (brakhiōn, "arms"). (Wiktionary)
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