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English definition of “arr.”


written abbreviation for arrive or arrival: used in schedules timetables to show the time at which a bus , train , or aircraft reaches a place : Flight 226: dep . 10.25, arr . 13.45.Arrivals and departures written abbreviation for arranged by: used before the name of the person who has arranged a piece of music Technical music terms
(Definition of arr. from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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