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A bulletproof jacket or vest.
(Military) a reinforced sleeveless jacket for protection against gunfire or shrapnel worn by soldiers, policemen, etc
a protective vest. Also called flak′ vest`.
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Her Majesty's troubleshooter packs his flak-jacket
and sets out for crisis talks in war-torn Bosnia, but there's a problem - he's forgotten his passport.
Simon Clemett, 38, was cuddling 18-month-old son Joseph when officers in flak-jackets
The two men were reported to have been wearing blue flak-jackets
at the time, but an analyst at Control Risks, another British security company also operating in Mosul, said they did not appear to have been driving armoured cars.