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n. pl. pan·o·plies
1. An impressive or striking array or arrangement: a panoply of colorful flags.
2. Ceremonial attire with all accessories: a portrait of the general in full panoply.
3. Something that covers and protects: a porcupine's panoply of quills.
4. The complete arms and armor of a warrior.
[Greek panopliā : pan-, pan- + hopla, arms, armor, pl. of hoplon, weapon.]
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n, pl -plies
1. a complete or magnificent array
2. (Arms & Armour (excluding Firearms)) the entire equipment of a warrior
[C17: via French from Greek panoplia complete armour, from pan- + hopla armour, pl of hoplon tool]
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pan•o•ply(ˈpæn ə pli)
n., pl. -plies.
1. a wide-ranging and impressive array or display.
2. a complete suit of armor.
[1570–80; < Greek panoplía full complement of arms and armor =pan- pan- + (h)ópl(a) arms, armor (compare hoplite) + -ia -ia]
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Panoplythe equipment of a warrior.
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|Noun||1.||panoply - a complete and impressive array|
array - an orderly arrangement; "an array of troops in battle order"
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panoply[ˈpænəplɪ] n the whole panoply of (frm) → l'intera collezione di
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