Definitions

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  • n. A collection of garments, usually made of metal, worn over the body for protection in battle from weapons.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. armor that protects the wearer's whole body

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Examples

  • "Or maybe it can disguise itself-pretend to be a suit of armor or something-I've read about Chameleon Ghouls -"

    Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

  • Having the invisible man take refuge inside a complete suit of armor also kept the SFX budget down, except for those shots where the armor's visor is lifted, revealing a seemingly empty helmet.

    The Warslayer

  • Conrig Wincantor gave you a sword and a suit of armor and some flimsy promises of manorlands when you’re twenty.

    Conqueror's Moon

  • Senator, commander, and deputy to the general Publius Varinius, Cossinius usually wore a full suit of armor and a red cloak, fastened with a bronze brooch on his right shoulder.

    The Spartacus War

  • The only things missing from his section were a workmanlike suit of armor and one purple-bordered toga, all he would need now before the end.

    Antony and Cleopatra

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