arm-wrestling

arm wrestling

or arm-wres·tling (ärm′rĕs′lĭng)
n.
A form of wrestling in which two opponents sit facing each other with usually right hands interlocked and elbows firmly planted, as on a table surface, and attempt to force each other's arm down. Also called Indian wrestling.

arm′-wres′tle v.
arm′-wres′tler n.
Translations

arm-wrestling

[ˈɑːmˌreslɪŋ] Npulso m, pulseada f (S. Cone)
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