corslet
noun see corselet 1

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Corslet — Cors let (k[^o]rs l?t), n. A corselet. [Obs.] Hakluyt. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Corslet — A corslet is defined by the Oxford English Dictionary as a piece of defensive armour covering the body. In Ancient Greek armies, the hoplite , or heavy infantryman, wore a bronze corslet or known as the thorax (or a linen version known as the… …   Wikipedia

  • corslet — /kawrs lit/, n. corselet (def. 2). * * * …   Universalium

  • corslet — n. vest of light armor that covers the chest shoulders and hips; protective leather covering worn on the upper body …   English contemporary dictionary

  • corslet — /ˈkɔslət/ (say kawsluht) noun → corselet. {See corselet} …   Australian English dictionary

  • corslet — n. (also corselet) 1 a garment (usu. tight fitting) covering the trunk but not the limbs. 2 hist. a piece of armour covering the trunk. Etymology: OF corselet, dimin. formed as CORSET …   Useful english dictionary

  • Coslett — is an uncommon surname with origins in 16th Century Wales. Main spelling variants are Cosslett and Coslet, though Corslet, Coslette and other spellings have been recorded. Contents 1 Origin of the surname 2 Distribution of the name 3 People …   Wikipedia

  • Θώρακ' — Θώρακα , Θώραξ corslet masc acc sg Θώρακι , Θώραξ corslet masc dat sg Θώρακε , Θώραξ corslet masc nom/voc/acc dual Θώρακα , Θῶραξ masc acc sg Θώρακι , Θῶραξ masc dat sg Θώρακε , Θῶραξ masc nom/voc/acc dual …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • θώρακ' — θώρᾱκα , θώραξ corslet masc acc sg θώρᾱκι , θώραξ corslet masc dat sg θώρᾱκε , θώραξ corslet masc nom/voc/acc dual …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • Θώραχ' — Θώρακα , Θώραξ corslet masc acc sg Θώρακι , Θώραξ corslet masc dat sg Θώρακε , Θώραξ corslet masc nom/voc/acc dual Θώρακα , Θῶραξ masc acc sg Θώρακι , Θῶραξ masc dat sg Θώρακε , Θῶραξ masc nom/voc/acc dual …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

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