Tilting helmet
Tilting Tilt"ing, n. 1. The act of one who tilts; a tilt. [1913 Webster]

2. The process by which blister steel is rendered ductile by being forged with a tilt hammer. [1913 Webster]

{Tilting helmet}, a helmet of large size and unusual weight and strength, worn at tilts. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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