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bukton [buk.tun.] : arm (n.); forearm (n.); limb (n.); sleeve (n.) [manggas]
Synonyms: braso; kamot

Derivatives of bukton


Glosses:
arm
n. (body)1. arma human limb; technically the part of the superior limb between the shoulder and the elbow but commonly used to refer to the whole superior limb.
~ human, human being, homo, manany living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage.
~ body, organic structure, physical structurethe entire structure of an organism (an animal, plant, or human being).; "he felt as if his whole body were on fire"
~ arteria brachialis, brachial arterythe main artery of the upper arm; a continuation of the axillary artery; bifurcates into the radial and ulnar arteries at the elbow.
~ cephalic vein, vena cephalicaa large vein of the arm that empties into the axillary vein.
~ limbone of the jointed appendages of an animal used for locomotion or grasping: arm; leg; wing; flipper.
~ forearmthe part of the superior limb between the elbow and the wrist.
~ hand, manus, mitt, pawthe (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb.; "he had the hands of a surgeon"; "he extended his mitt"
~ cubital nerve, nervus ulnaris, ulnar nervea nerve running along the inner side of the arm and passing near the elbow; supplies intrinsic muscles of the hand and the skin of the medial side of the hand.
~ biceps brachii, biceps humeri, musculus biceps brachiia muscle that flexes and supinates the forearm.
~ musculus triceps brachii, triceps brachiithe skeletal muscle having three origins that extends the forearm when it contracts.
~ articulatio cubiti, cubital joint, cubitus, elbow, elbow joint, human elbowhinge joint between the forearm and upper arm and the corresponding joint in the forelimb of a quadruped.
~ articulatio radiocarpea, carpus, radiocarpal joint, wrist, wrist jointa joint between the distal end of the radius and the proximal row of carpal bones.
~ arm bonea bone in the arm.
~ humerusbone extending from the shoulder to the elbow.
n. (artifact)2. arm, branch, limbany projection that is thought to resemble a human arm.; "the arm of the record player"; "an arm of the sea"; "a branch of the sewer"
~ projectionany structure that branches out from a central support.
n. (artifact)3. arm, weapon, weapon systemany instrument or instrumentality used in fighting or hunting.; "he was licensed to carry a weapon"
~ bowa weapon for shooting arrows, composed of a curved piece of resilient wood with a taut cord to propel the arrow.
~ bow and arrowa weapon consisting of arrows and the bow to shoot them.
~ brass knuckles, brass knucks, knuckle duster, knuckles, knucksa small metal weapon; worn over the knuckles on the back of the hand.
~ fire shipa weapon consisting of a ship carrying explosives that is set adrift to destroy enemy ships.
~ flamethrowera weapon that squirts ignited fuel for several yards.
~ guna weapon that discharges a missile at high velocity (especially from a metal tube or barrel).
~ instrumenta device that requires skill for proper use.
~ knifea weapon with a handle and blade with a sharp point.
~ light arma rifle or pistol.
~ missilea rocket carrying a warhead of conventional or nuclear explosives; may be ballistic or directed by remote control.
~ pikemedieval weapon consisting of a spearhead attached to a long pole or pikestaff; superseded by the bayonet.
~ projectile, missilea weapon that is forcibly thrown or projected at a targets but is not self-propelled.
~ slashera weapon (a sword or dagger) used for slashing.
~ slinga simple weapon consisting of a looped strap in which a projectile is whirled and then released.
~ lance, spear, shafta long pointed rod used as a tool or weapon.
~ stun baton, stun guna weapon designed to disable a victim temporarily by delivering a nonlethal high-voltage electric shock.
~ sword, steel, blade, branda cutting or thrusting weapon that has a long metal blade and a hilt with a hand guard.
~ hatchet, tomahawkweapon consisting of a fighting ax; used by North American Indians.
~ w.m.d., weapon of mass destruction, wmda weapon that kills or injures civilian as well as military personnel (nuclear and chemical and biological weapons).
~ arms, implements of war, munition, weaponry, weapons systemweapons considered collectively.
~ greek firea mixture used by Byzantine Greeks that was often shot at adversaries; catches fire when wetted.
n. (artifact)4. armthe part of an armchair or sofa that supports the elbow and forearm of a seated person.
~ armchairchair with a support on each side for arms.
~ armresta support for the arm.
~ writing arman arm of a tablet-armed chair; widened to provide a writing surface.
n. (group)5. arm, branch, subdivisiona division of some larger or more complex organization.; "a branch of Congress"; "botany is a branch of biology"; "the Germanic branch of Indo-European languages"
~ local post office, post officea local branch where postal services are available.
~ divisionan administrative unit in government or business.
~ executive branch, executive office of the presidentthe branch of the United States government that is responsible for carrying out the laws.
~ legislative branchthe branch of the United States government that has the power of legislating.
~ judicial branchthe branch of the United States government responsible for the administration of justice.
n. (artifact)6. arm, sleevethe part of a garment that is attached at the armhole and that provides a cloth covering for the arm.
~ cloth coveringa covering made of cloth.
~ cuff, turnupthe lap consisting of a turned-back hem encircling the end of the sleeve or leg.
~ dolman sleevea sleeve with a large armhole and tight cuff.
~ elbowthe part of a sleeve that covers the elbow joint.; "his coat had patches over the elbows"
~ garmentan article of clothing.; "garments of the finest silk"
~ long sleevea sleeve extending from shoulder to wrist.
~ raglan sleevea sleeve that extends in one piece to the neckline of a coat or sweater with seams from the armhole to the neck.
~ shirtsleevethe sleeve of a shirt.
~ short sleevea sleeve extending from the shoulder to the elbow.
~ wristbandband consisting of a part of a sleeve that covers the wrist.
v. (competition)7. arm, build up, fortify, girdprepare oneself for a military confrontation.; "The U.S. is girding for a conflict in the Middle East"; "troops are building up on the Iraqi border"
~ re-arm, rearmarm anew.; "After the war, the defeated country was not allowed to rearm"
~ forearmarm in advance of a confrontation.
v. (possession)8. armsupply with arms.; "The U.S. armed the freedom fighters in Afghanistan"
~ furnish, provide, supply, rendergive something useful or necessary to.; "We provided the room with an electrical heater"
~ munitionsupply with weapons.
~ rearmarm again.; "After the war, the defeated country was not rearmed by the victors"
forearm
n. (body)1. forearmthe part of the superior limb between the elbow and the wrist.
~ anconeous muscle, musculus anconeusthe muscle that extends the forearm and abducts the ulna in pronation of the wrist.
~ accessory cephalic vein, vena cephalica accessoriaa vein that passes along the radial edge of the forearm and joins the cephalic vein near the elbow.
~ basilic vein, vena basilicaa vein that drains the back of the hand and forearm and empties into the axillary vein.
~ radial vein, vena radialissuperficial veins ascending the radial side of the forearm; combines with the ulnar veins to form the brachial vein.
~ ulnar vein, vena ulnarisany of several veins of the forearm.
~ limbone of the jointed appendages of an animal used for locomotion or grasping: arm; leg; wing; flipper.
~ arma human limb; technically the part of the superior limb between the shoulder and the elbow but commonly used to refer to the whole superior limb.
~ radiusthe outer and slightly shorter of the two bones of the human forearm.
~ elbow bone, ulnathe inner and longer of the two bones of the human forearm.
v. (competition)2. forearmarm in advance of a confrontation.
~ arm, gird, build up, fortifyprepare oneself for a military confrontation.; "The U.S. is girding for a conflict in the Middle East"; "troops are building up on the Iraqi border"
limb
n. (body)1. limbone of the jointed appendages of an animal used for locomotion or grasping: arm; leg; wing; flipper.
~ hind limb, hindlimba posterior appendage such as a leg or the homologous structure in other animals.
~ forelimbthe front limb (or the homologous structure in other animals, such as a flipper or wing).
~ flipperthe flat broad limb of aquatic animals specialized for swimming.
~ appendage, extremity, memberan external body part that projects from the body.; "it is important to keep the extremities warm"
~ stumpthe part of a limb or tooth that remains after the rest is removed.
~ lega human limb; commonly used to refer to a whole limb but technically only the part of the limb between the knee and ankle.
~ crusthe leg from the knee to foot.
~ lega structure in animals that is similar to a human leg and used for locomotion.
~ thighthe part of the leg between the hip and the knee.
~ arma human limb; technically the part of the superior limb between the shoulder and the elbow but commonly used to refer to the whole superior limb.
~ cubitusthe arm from the elbow to the fingertips.
~ forearmthe part of the superior limb between the elbow and the wrist.
~ extremitythat part of a limb that is farthest from the torso.
~ appendicular skeletonthe part of the skeleton that includes the pectoral girdle and the pelvic girdle and the upper and lower limbs.
n. (plant)2. limb, tree branchany of the main branches arising from the trunk or a bough of a tree.
~ treea tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms.
~ brancha division of a stem, or secondary stem arising from the main stem of a plant.
~ sticka small thin branch of a tree.
~ boughany of the larger branches of a tree.
n. (location)3. limb(astronomy) the circumferential edge of the apparent disc of the sun or the moon or a planet.
~ astronomy, uranologythe branch of physics that studies celestial bodies and the universe as a whole.
~ edge, borderthe boundary of a surface.
n. (artifact)4. limbeither of the two halves of a bow from handle to tip.; "the upper limb of the bow"
~ bowa weapon for shooting arrows, composed of a curved piece of resilient wood with a taut cord to propel the arrow.
~ part, portionsomething less than the whole of a human artifact.; "the rear part of the house"; "glue the two parts together"
n. (artifact)5. limbthe graduated arc that is attached to an instrument for measuring angles.; "the limb of the sextant"
~ octanta measuring instrument for measuring angles to a celestial body; similar to a sextant but with 45 degree calibration.
~ sextanta measuring instrument for measuring the angular distance between celestial objects; resembles an octant.
~ arca continuous portion of a circle.
sleeve
n. (artifact)1. sleevesmall case into which an object fits.
~ casea portable container for carrying several objects.; "the musicians left their instrument cases backstage"
~ record cover, record sleevea sleeve for storing a phonograph record.