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A late-medieval light helmet with a neck guard and movable visor.

[Old French, alteration (influenced by Old Italian elmetto, helmet) of arme, weapon; see arm2.]


(Arms & Armour (excluding Firearms)) a close-fitting medieval visored helmet with a neck guard
[C16: from Old French, from Old Spanish almete, from Old French helmet]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.armet - a medieval helmet with a visor and a neck guardarmet - a medieval helmet with a visor and a neck guard
body armor, body armour, cataphract, coat of mail, suit of armor, suit of armour - armor that protects the wearer's whole body
helmet - armor plate that protects the head
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As one enters the V & A exhibition the first photograph is by Jamaican-born Armet Francis, entitled "Self-portrait in Mirror".
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Mr Booth had to start from scratch researching the weapons, armour and clothes, as well as set up an era-specific re-enactment group called Armet named after a helmet of the time.
Non-league Wingate and Finchley had only six players left in the Ryman Premier League clash against Thurrock after Wingate's Armet Rifat and Ronayne Marsh-Brown were both dismissed for dangerous play while three of their teammates were sent of the field for misdemeanours ranging from handballs to abusing the referee, the Sun reports.
Margarita Garriga, Institute for Research and Technology for Food and Agriculture (IRTA), Finca Camps i Armet, 17121 Monells, Girona, Spain; phone: +34 90 278 9449; email: margarita.
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