Cataphracted
Cataphracted Cat"a*phract`ed, a. (Zo["o]l.) Covered with a cataphract, or armor of plates, scales, etc.; or with that which corresponds to this, as horny or bony plates, hard, callous skin, etc. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • cataphracted — /kat euh frak tid/, adj. Zool. covered with an armor of horny or bony plates or scales. [1880 85; CATAPHRACT + ED3] * * * …   Universalium

  • cataphracted — /kat euh frak tid/, adj. Zool. covered with an armor of horny or bony plates or scales. [1880 85; CATAPHRACT + ED3] …   Useful english dictionary

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