gumshield

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gumshield

(ˈɡʌmˌʃiːld)
n
(Boxing) a plate or strip of soft waxy substance used by boxers to protect the teeth and gums. Also called: mouthpiece
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gumshield - (especially boxing) equipment that protects an athlete's mouth
boxing, pugilism, fisticuffs - fighting with the fists
sports equipment - equipment needed to participate in a particular sport
Translations

gumshield

[ˈgʌmʃiːld] N (Sport) → protector m de dientes

gumshield

[ˈgʌmˌʃiːld] n (Sport) → paradenti m inv
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