Arm-pit

subs.
Ar. μασχλη, ἡ.
Under the arm-pit: Ar. and P. πὸ μλης (Plat.).

Woodhouse English-Greek dictionary. A vocabulary of the Attic language. 2014.

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  • arm|pit — «AHRM PIHT», noun. the hollow place under the arm at the shoulder; axilla …   Useful english dictionary

  • arm·pit — /ˈɑɚmˌpıt/ noun, pl pits [count] 1 : the hollow area on a person s body beneath the place where the arm and the shoulder meet called also underarm 2 US, informal : the worst area in a place a city described as the armpit of America …   Useful english dictionary

  • arm-pit — part of the body that is under the arm, shallow crater below the shoulder, depression under the shoulder …   English contemporary dictionary

  • arm pit — armpit …   Medical dictionary

  • Be an arm pit — to stink, to be terrible …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • That place is an Arm pit — it stinks; it s terrible …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • be an arm pit — Australian Slang to stink, to be terrible …   English dialects glossary

  • that place is an arm pit — Australian Slang it stinks; it s terrible …   English dialects glossary

  • Pit — Pit, n. [OE. pit, put, AS. pytt a pit, hole, L. puteus a well, pit.] 1. A large cavity or hole in the ground, either natural or artificial; a cavity in the surface of a body; an indentation; specifically: (a) The shaft of a coal mine; a coal pit …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pit coal — Pit Pit, n. [OE. pit, put, AS. pytt a pit, hole, L. puteus a well, pit.] 1. A large cavity or hole in the ground, either natural or artificial; a cavity in the surface of a body; an indentation; specifically: (a) The shaft of a coal mine; a coal… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pit frame — Pit Pit, n. [OE. pit, put, AS. pytt a pit, hole, L. puteus a well, pit.] 1. A large cavity or hole in the ground, either natural or artificial; a cavity in the surface of a body; an indentation; specifically: (a) The shaft of a coal mine; a coal… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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