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Princeton's WordNet

  1. round-armadverb

    with the arm swung round at shoulder height

    "round-arm bowling"

  2. round-armadverb

    with an outward or horizontal swing of the arm

    "he hit the ball round-arm"


  1. round-arm

    Round-arm is a specific technique used in the sport of cricket, where the bowler delivers the ball with his arm extended or slightly bent at the elbow but at a point not significantly above the shoulder. This action contrasts with the traditional method of overarm bowling, where the bowler's arm extends above the shoulder on delivery.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Round-armadjective

    applied to the method delivering the ball in bowling, by swinging the arm horizontally

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of round-arm in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of round-arm in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


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