pesane
Pusane Pu"sane, n. (Anc. Armor) A piece of armor for the breast; often, an addition to, or re["e]nforcement of. the breastplate; -- called also {pesane}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Pesane — Pes ane, n. (Anc. Armor.) See {Pusane}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pusane — Pu sane, n. (Anc. Armor) A piece of armor for the breast; often, an addition to, or re[ e]nforcement of. the breastplate; called also {pesane}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pesens — sb. == neck armour covering the breast. Alys. 3697; same as ‘pesane’ in the later Romances. Fr. pis, piz, the breast …   Oldest English Words

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