Pouldron
Pouldron \Poul"dron\, n. See {Pauldron}. [1913 Webster]

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  • pouldron — noun A piece of armor covering the shoulder at the junction of the body piece and the arm piece. To the cuirass were buckled the armour for the shoulders and arms, the first called pouldrons, the second brassarts, garde bras, les avant bras, and… …   Wiktionary

  • pouldron — variant of pauldron …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pauldron — A pauldron (sometimes spelled pouldron or powldron ) is a component of plate armour, which evolved from spaulders in the 15th century. As with spaulders, pauldrons cover the shoulder area. Pauldrons tend to be larger than spaulders, covering the… …   Wikipedia

  • puldron — (obsolete) same as ↑pauldron * * * puldron obs. form of pouldron …   Useful english dictionary

  • paul|dron — «PL druhn», noun. a piece of armor for the shoulder. ╂[earlier pouldron, alteration of Old French espauleron < espaule shoulder] …   Useful english dictionary

  • polderne — polderne, drand, dren, dron(e var. pouldron Obs …   Useful english dictionary

  • pollderon — obs. f. pouldron …   Useful english dictionary

  • pollerone — obs. form of pouldron …   Useful english dictionary

  • polpody — polpody, polron(d obs. ff. polypody, pouldron …   Useful english dictionary

  • polron — polpody, polron(d obs. ff. polypody, pouldron …   Useful english dictionary

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