sleevelet
noun Date: 1889 a covering for the forearm to protect clothing from wear or dirt

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • sleevelet — [slēv′lit] n. a covering fitted over the lower part of a garment sleeve, as to protect it from soiling …   English World dictionary

  • sleevelet — /sleev lit/, n. a fitted sleeve or cover worn on the forearm for warmth or to protect a shirt sleeve. [1885 90; SLEEVE + LET] * * * …   Universalium

  • sleevelet — sleeve·let …   English syllables

  • sleevelet — lə̇t noun ( s) Etymology: sleeve (I) + let : a fitted covering for the forearm worn for protection or warmth …   Useful english dictionary

  • sleeve — noun Etymology: Middle English sleve, from Old English slīefe; perhaps akin to Old English slēfan to slip (clothes) on, slūpan to slip, Old High German sliofan, Latin lubricus slippery Date: before 12th century 1. a. a part of a garment covering… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Armschützer — Unterarmschützer (m), Armschützer (m) eng protective sleeve, arm protector, sleevelet …   Arbeitssicherheit und Gesundheitsschutz Glossar

  • Unterarmschützer — (m), Armschützer (m) eng protective sleeve, arm protector, sleevelet …   Arbeitssicherheit und Gesundheitsschutz Glossar

  • нарукавник — rus нарукавник (м), раструб (м) eng protective sleeve, arm protector, sleevelet fra crispin (m), manchettes (f pl) deu Unterarmschützer (m), Armschützer (m) spa manguito (m) de protección, protector (m) de antebrazo …   Безопасность и гигиена труда. Перевод на английский, французский, немецкий, испанский языки

  • раструб — rus нарукавник (м), раструб (м) eng protective sleeve, arm protector, sleevelet fra crispin (m), manchettes (f pl) deu Unterarmschützer (m), Armschützer (m) spa manguito (m) de protección, protector (m) de antebrazo …   Безопасность и гигиена труда. Перевод на английский, французский, немецкий, испанский языки

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