brachial

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin bracchialis, from bracchium (arm). Doublet of brachialis.

Adjective[edit]

brachial (not comparable)

  1. Pertaining or belonging to the arm.
  2. Of the nature of an arm.

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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for brachial in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin bracchialis, from bracchium (arm).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

brachial (feminine singular brachiale, masculine plural brachiaux, feminine plural brachiales)

  1. brachial

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin bracchialis, from bracchium (arm)

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

brachial (not comparable)

  1. brachial (pertaining to the arm)
  2. brute (force, etc); violent (methods, etc)
  3. unscrupulous

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