from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A piece of armor for a horse, covering the head, and differing from the chamfron in covering the head more completely, having earpieces, etc.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A piece of plate armor for the head of a war horse; a tester.

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

  • noun medieval plate armor to protect a horse's head


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