Plate+armor

  • 21 Plate — may refer to: * Plate (dishware) * Plate (structures), a type of foundation * A flat piece of metal used in orthopedics to connect the two parts of a broken bone, such as a dynamic compression plate * Plate armor, body armor made of metal plates… …

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  • 22 Armor —    During the WARS OF THE ROSES, English MEN AT ARMS, and especially members of the PEERAGE and GENTRY, entered battle encased in a defensive body covering of metal plate armor, which was designed to deflect blows from heavy weapons in close… …

    Encyclopedia of the Wars of the Roses

  • 23 armor plate — noun specially hardened steel plate used to protect fortifications or vehicles from enemy fire • Syn: ↑armour plate, ↑armor plating, ↑plate armor, ↑plate armour • Hypernyms: ↑plate, ↑scale, ↑shell …

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  • 24 plate — plate1 plateless, adj. platelike, adj. /playt/, n., v., plated, plating. n. 1. a shallow, usually circular dish, often of earthenware or porcelain, from which food is eaten. 2. the contents of such a dish; plateful. 3. an entire course of a meal… …

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  • 25 plate armour — noun specially hardened steel plate used to protect fortifications or vehicles from enemy fire • Syn: ↑armor plate, ↑armour plate, ↑armor plating, ↑plate armor • Hypernyms: ↑plate, ↑scale, ↑shell …

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  • 26 armor — Synonyms and related words: Philistinism, aegis, armament, armature, armor plate, bard, beaver, body armor, brassard, breastplate, buckler, bulletproof vest, callosity, callousness, callus, chain armor, chain mail, chitin, cloak, coat of mail,… …

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  • 27 armor — 1. noun /ˈɑː(ɹ)mə(ɹ),ˈɑːɹmɚ/ a) A protective layer over a body, vehicle, or other object intended to deflect or diffuse damaging forces. b) A natural form of this kind of protection on an animals body. Syn: body armour, body armor, mail, chain… …

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  • 28 armor plating — noun specially hardened steel plate used to protect fortifications or vehicles from enemy fire • Syn: ↑armor plate, ↑armour plate, ↑plate armor, ↑plate armour • Hypernyms: ↑plate, ↑scale, ↑shell …

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  • 29 plate — [[t]pleɪt[/t]] n. v. plat•ed, plat•ing 1) a shallow, usu. circular dish from which food is eaten 2) the contents of such a dish; plateful 3) an entire course of a meal served on such a dish: a vegetable plate[/ex] 4) the food and service for one… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 30 Armor — See: Aventail, Armet, Aketon, Ailette, Bavier, Byrnie, Burgonet, Brigandine, Buckler, Bracers, Bevor, Besagues, Bacinet, Bascinet, Cerevelliere …

    Medieval glossary

  • 31 plate — n. 1. Lamina, layer. 2. Dish, platter. 3. Plate armor. 4. Silverware. 5. Engraving …

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  • 32 Plate armour — is personal armour made from large metal plates, worn on the chest and sometimes the entire body. History Plate armour protecting the chest and the lower limbs was used by the ancient Greeks and Romans, but it fell into disuse after the collapse… …

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  • 33 armor plate — n. a protective covering of specially hardened steel plates, as on a tank armor plated adj …

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  • 34 Armor Attack — Éditeur Cinematronics Développeur Cinematronics Concepteur Tim Skelly Date de sortie 1980 Genre Shoot them up Mode de jeu …

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  • 35 armor — [är′mər] n. [ME armure < OFr < L armatura: see ARMATURE] 1. covering worn to protect the body against weapons 2. any defensive or protective covering, as on animals or plants, or the metal plating on warships, warplanes, etc. 3. the armored …

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  • 36 armor — [n] protective covering, often made of metal bulletproof vest, defense, guard, mail, plate, protection, security, sheath, shield; concepts 451,476 …

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  • 37 plate — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French, from plate, feminine of plat flat, from Vulgar Latin *plattus, probably from Greek platys broad, flat more at place Date: 14th century 1. a. a smooth flat thin piece of material b. (1) forged …

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  • 38 armor — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. steel plate, mail, shielding. See defense. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [An armored protection] Syn. shield, protection, covering, guard, armor plate, breastplate, protective covering, mail, steel sheet,… …

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  • 39 plate — n. dish 1) a cake; dinner; salad; soup plate denture 2) a dental; lower; upper plate tag 3) a license (AE), number (BE) plate thin layer 4) armor; silver plate container passed around for donations of money 5) to pass the plate 6) a collection… …

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  • 40 plate — Synonyms and related words: Chateaubriand, alveolar ridge, anodized aluminum, antepast, armor, backing, bibliofilm, billhead, bipack, black and white film, blade roast, book stamp, bookplate, brand, breast, bridgework, brisket, broad arrow,… …

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