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  • adj. Composed of small plates, as of horn or metal, overlapping like tiles; said of a kind of ancient armor.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Composed of small plates, as of horn or metal, overlapping like tiles; -- said of a kind of ancient armor.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Composed of plates or scales overlapping like tiles: used specifically of a type of armor.

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