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Specially formulated hard steel plate used to cover warships, vehicles, and fortifications.
ar′mor-plat′ed (-plā′tĭd) adj.
a protective plating of hardened steel used esp. to cover warships, tanks, and aircraft.Also, ar′mor plat`ing.
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|Noun||1.||armor plate - specially hardened steel plate used to protect fortifications or vehicles from enemy fire|
backplate - plate armor protecting the back; worn as part of a cuirass
beaver - a movable piece of armor on a medieval helmet used to protect the lower face
brassard - armor plate that protects the arm
cannon - (Middle Ages) a cylindrical piece of armor plate to protect the arm
chamfron, chanfron, frontstall, front-stall, testiere - medieval plate armor to protect a horse's head
cubitiere - body armor that protects the elbow
cuisse - armor plate that protects the thigh
epauliere - armor plate that protects the shoulder
fauld - a piece of armor plate below the breastplate
gorget - armor plate that protects the neck
helmet - armor plate that protects the head
knee piece - armor plate that protects the knee
nosepiece - armor plate that protects the nose
scale, shell, plate - a metal sheathing of uniform thickness (such as the shield attached to an artillery piece to protect the gunners)
roundel - round piece of armor plate that protects the armpit
skirt of tasses - armor plate that protects the body below the waist
tuille - armor plate that protects the hip and thigh