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- n. A small plate covering the armpit in armour of the 14th century and later.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A small plate covering the armpit in armor of the 14th century and later.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An obsolete form of mutton.
- n. A piece of armor of the fifteenth century, forming part of the defense of the arm and shoulder. Perhaps (as thought by Meyrick) it was a gusset for the armpit.