peitrel
Peytrel Pey"trel, n. [OF. peitral. See {Poitrel}.] (Anc. Armor) The breastplate of a horse's armor or harness. [Spelt also {peitrel}.] See {Poitrel}. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

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  • Peitrel — Pei trel, n. (Anc. Armor) See {Peytrel}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Peytrel — Pey trel, n. [OF. peitral. See {Poitrel}.] (Anc. Armor) The breastplate of a horse s armor or harness. [Spelt also {peitrel}.] See {Poitrel}. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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