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un·der·arm

 (ŭn′dər-ärm′)
adj.
1. Located, placed, or used under the arm.
2. Sports Executed with the hand brought forward and up from below the level of the shoulder; underhand.
adv.
With an underarm motion or delivery.
n.
The armpit.

underarm

(ˈʌndərˌɑːm)
adj
1. (of a measurement) extending along the arm from wrist to armpit
2. (General Sporting Terms) sport of or denoting a style of throwing, bowling, or serving in which the hand is swung below shoulder level
3. below the arm
adv
(General Sporting Terms) in an underarm style

un•der•arm

(ˈʌn dərˌɑrm)

adj.
1. of, situated, or for use under the arm or in the armpit: an underarm deodorant.
n.
3. armpit.
adv.
[1810–20]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.underarm - with hand brought forward and up from below shoulder levelunderarm - with hand brought forward and up from below shoulder level; "an underhand pitch"; "an underhand stroke"
athletics, sport - an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition
Adv.1.underarm - with the hand swung below shoulder level; "throwing a ball underarm"
Translations

underarm

[ˈʌndərɑːm]
A. Naxila f, sobaco m
B. CPD (Anat) → sobacal, del sobaco; [service etc] → realizado sin levantar el brazo por encima
underarm deodorant Ndesodorante m
C. ADV to serve underarmsacar sin levantar el brazo por encima

underarm

[ˈʌndərɑːrm]
adv (British) [throw, serve] → par en-dessous
adj
(British) [throw, service] → par en-dessous
[deodorant] → pour les aisselles; [hair] → des aisselles

underarm

[ˈʌndərˌɑːm]
1. adv (throw) → da sotto in su
2. adj (temperature) → ascellare; (deodorant) → per le ascelle; (bowling) → da sotto in su
underarm hair → i peli delle ascelle
underarm serve (Tennis) → servizio dal basso verso l'alto

underarm

n axila
References in classic literature ?
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Indian Social Club (ISC) Salalah concluded the Annual Underarm Cricket Tournament.
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