variants or armill
plural -s
[earlier armilla, from Medieval Latin, from Latin] : an ancient astronomical instrument for determining equinoxes and solstices by the shadows cast by the sun

Word History


Middle English armille bracelet, from Middle French, from Latin armilla

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“Armil.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2023.

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