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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In armor, that part of the bards of a horse which covered the back of the neck. It was generally formed of overlapping plates, like the tassets. It was not introduced until late in the fifteenth century. Also crinet. See cut under bard.

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