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coat of mail
n. pl. coats of mail
An armored coat made of chain mail, interlinked rings, or overlapping metal plates; a hauberk.
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coat of mail
(Arms & Armour (excluding Firearms)) a protective garment made of linked metal rings (mail) or of overlapping metal plates; hauberk
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
coat′ of mail′
an armored garment made of chain mail or metal scales.
[1480–90; compare French cotte de mailles]
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|Noun||1.||coat of mail - armor that protects the wearer's whole body|
armet - a medieval helmet with a visor and a neck guard
basinet - a medieval steel helmet
brassard - armor plate that protects the arm
bulletproof vest - a vest capable of resisting the impact of a bullet
cannon - (Middle Ages) a cylindrical piece of armor plate to protect the arm
casque - (15-16th century) any armor for the head; usually ornate without a visor
chain armor, chain armour, chain mail, ring armor, ring armour, ring mail, mail - (Middle Ages) flexible armor made of interlinked metal rings
corselet, corslet - a piece of body armor for the trunk; usually consists of a breastplate and back piece
cubitiere - body armor that protects the elbow
cuirass - medieval body armor that covers the chest and back
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
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
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