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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. the hollow under the arm where it is joined to the shoulder;
- Example: "they were up to their armpits in water"
[syn: armpit, axilla, axillary cavity, axillary fossa]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Axilla \Ax*il"la\ ([a^]ks*[i^]l"l[.a]), n.; pl. Axillae ([a^]ks*[i^]l"l[=ae]). [L.] (Anat.) The armpit, or the cavity beneath the junction of the arm and shoulder. [1913 Webster] 2. (Bot.) An axil. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

axilla n 1: the hollow under the arm where it is joined to the shoulder; "they were up to their armpits in water" [syn: armpit, axilla, axillary cavity, axillary fossa]