from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An obsolete form of jamb.
- n. [OF.: see jamb. Cf. jambieres.] Armor for the leg, sometimes made of cuir-bouilli, but most frequently of metal, much used during the fourteenth, fifteenth, and sixteenth centuries. See solleret, and second cut under armor.
- n. In heraldry, same as gamb.
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