oxter

oxter

[ok-ster]
noun Scot. and North England.
the armpit.

Origin:
1490–1500; akin to Old English ōcusta armpit, Old Norse (h)ōstr throat

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oxter (ˈɒkstə)
 
n
dialect (Scot), (Irish), (Northern English) the armpit
 
[C16: from Old English oxta; related to Old High German Ahsala, Latin axilla]

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