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overarm

[oh-ver-ahrm] /ˈoʊ vərˌɑrm/
adjective
1.
thrown or performed by raising the arm above the shoulder:
an overarm pitch; an overarm swimming stroke.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65, Americanism; over- + arm1
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British Dictionary definitions for overarm

overarm

/ˈəʊvərˌɑːm/
adjective
1.
bowled, thrown, or performed with the arm raised above the shoulder
adverb
2.
with the arm raised above the shoulder
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