armour-clad


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armour-clad

adj
1. (Arms & Armour (excluding Firearms)) military wearing armour
2. (Arms & Armour (excluding Firearms)) military covered in armour plate
3. wearing a protective covering
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.armour-clad - covered with heavy steelarmour-clad - covered with heavy steel; "armor-plated vehicles"
armored, armoured - protected by armor (used of persons or things military)
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Translations

armour-clad

, (US) armor-clad
adj (Mil, Naut) → gepanzert
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At Bamburgh Castle an armour-clad knight is often heard stomping about and a woman in a green cloak is sometimes seen falling from the top of the castle, but vanishes before she hits the ground.
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