Plural: armsticks

Upper limbs; arms; hands.


Well done, young master. You can rinse now. Armsticks first. So. Now soak one end of the towel. Bewipe both faces. Now... Turn it to the clean side, and once more... Good. And behind the ears. There, there. (Context: Grandma Estela is teaching Bruno oldfangled bedside hygiene rituals before his first night on 5 Misty Road. Source: J∙ Okram - The Mystery of the Rammed Key.)

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Julion Okram's Word Explainer is a concise dictionary of uncommon, less standard and expert words appearing in mystery thrillers and science fiction adventures. It contains little-known or fictional geographical names, scientific terms, slang, professional jargons, archaisms, dialects, neologisms, composite expressions, etc⋅. Find word definitions, alternative meanings, occasional notes about etymology and stems, and story-related contextual remarks. The entire vocabulary is searchable online. Readers wishing to go offline or have a printed reference at hand can download this full glossary as a wordbook in PDF format.