from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Same as base, n., 19.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • A skirt of tassets of the form worn in the sixteenth century. Compare tasset.
  • In the armor of the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, the base or skirt of ornamental stuff. Meyrick. Also lambels.


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