armband Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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armbandnoun

uk   /ˈɑːm.bænd/  us   /ˈɑːrm-/
[C] a ​piece of ​material that a ​personwears around the ​arm as a ​sign of something, for ​example an ​officialposition: All the ​stewards at the ​racetrack were ​wearing armbands. black armbands for a ​funeral [C usually plural] UK (US waterwings) a ​hollow, ring-shaped ​piece of ​plasticfilled with ​air, that ​people who are ​learning to ​swimwear on ​theirarms in ​water to ​help them ​float
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