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(Arms & Armour (excluding Firearms)) obsolete a foot covering in a suit of armour
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(ˈsæb əˌtɒn)

a piece of armor protecting the foot.
[1300–50; Middle English < Old Provençal, =sabat(a) shoe + -on]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sabaton - armor plate that protects the footsabaton - armor plate that protects the foot; consists of mail with a solid toe and heel
armor plate, armor plating, armour plate, plate armor, plate armour - specially hardened steel plate used to protect fortifications or vehicles from enemy fire
body armor, body armour, cataphract, coat of mail, suit of armor, suit of armour - armor that protects the wearer's whole body
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