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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A defence for the shoulder, composed of flexible overlapping plates of metal, used in the fifteenth century; the origin of the modern epaulette.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A defense for the shoulder, composed of flexible overlapping plates of metal, used in the 15th century; -- the origin of the modern epaulette.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as épaulière.

Etymologies

Old French and French épaulière. See espalier. (Wiktionary)

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