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English definition of “armband”


noun     /ˈɑːm.bænd/ US  /ˈɑːrm-/
[C] a piece of material that a person wears around the arm as a sign of something, for example an official position : All the stewards at the racetrack were wearing armbands. black armbands for a funeral Bands, straps and strips [C usually plural] UK (US waterwings) a hollow , ring-shaped piece of plastic filled with air , that people who are learning to swim wear on their arms in water to help them float Swimming
(Definition of armband noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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