Mascled
Mascled Mas"cled (-k'ld), a. Composed of, or covered with, lozenge-shaped scales; having lozenge-shaped divisions. [1913 Webster]

{Mascled armor}, armor composed of small lozenge-shaped scales of metal fastened on a foundation of leather or quilted cloth. [1913 Webster]


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  • mascled — mas·cled …   English syllables

  • mascled — kəld adjective : composed of or covered with lozenge shaped scales : having lozenge shaped divisions …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mascled armor — Mascled Mas cled ( k ld), a. Composed of, or covered with, lozenge shaped scales; having lozenge shaped divisions. [1913 Webster] {Mascled armor}, armor composed of small lozenge shaped scales of metal fastened on a foundation of leather or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Macled — Ma cled, a. 1. (Min.) (a) Marked like macle (chiastolite). (b) Having a twin structure. See {Twin}, a. [1913 Webster] 2. See {Mascled}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ringmail — Ring mail is a term that was used in the Victorian study of history to refer to personal armour constructed as series of metallic rings sewn to a fabric or leather foundation. Modern enthusiasts of Role playing games such as Dungeons and Dragons… …   Wikipedia

  • Banded mail — Als Pseudo Kettenpanzer , Pseudo Ringelpanzer , oder Lederstreifiger Ringelpanzer , engl. banded mail, franz. maille quasiguesnée bezeichnen einige Wissenschaftler und Laienforscher eine hypothetische mittelalterliche Panzerung, die im 13. und 14 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Pseudo-Kettenhemd-Theorie — Als Pseudo Kettenpanzer , Pseudo Ringelpanzer , oder Lederstreifiger Ringelpanzer , engl. banded mail, franz. maille quasiguesnée bezeichnen einige Wissenschaftler und Laienforscher eine hypothetische mittelalterliche Panzerung, die im 13. und 14 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • mascle —   n. diamond shaped scale or plate; Heraldry, lozenge with lozenge shaped opening in centre.    ♦ mascled, a. covered with mascles …   Dictionary of difficult words

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