from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Covered with or wearing armor.
  • noun An armor-clad naval vessel.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A war-vessel protected by external armor; an ironclad. Modern armor-clads include battle-ships, armored cruisers, and armored coast-defense vessels.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective protected with a covering of armor.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective covered with heavy steel


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