Reverse arms

(Mil.) a position of a soldier in which the piece passes between the right elbow and the body at an angle of 45°, and is held as in the illustration.

See also: Reverse

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1987: Superpowers to reverse arms race Leaders of the world's two superpowers - the USSR and the USA - have signed the first ever treaty to reduce the size of their ground-based nuclear arsenals.
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HUD is requiring lenders offering reverse ARMs to offer annual adjustments and two to five caps, therefore, unless Freddie Mac is extremely competitive in pricing, it seems unlikely that monthly ARMs will be very attractive to borrowers.