Peytrel
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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  • peytrel — pey·trel …   English syllables

  • peytrel — noun see peytral …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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

  • Poitrel — Poi trel, n. [OE. poitrel, F. poitrail, fr. L. pectorale a breastplate, fr. pectoralis, a. See {Pectoral}, a.] (Anc. Armor) The breastplate of the armor of a horse. See {Peytrel}. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • poi|trel — «POY truhl», noun. a piece of armor for protecting the breast of a horse. Also, peytral, peytrel. ╂[< Old French poitral < Latin pectorāle breast plate] …   Useful english dictionary

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