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double piece

noun, Armor.

piece of exchange

noun
1.
a piece of plate armor for reinforcing or replacing a piece ordinarily used in a suit.
Also called double piece.
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  • The two shorter sides were folded together as in Fig. 2, forming a double piece.

  • “Yes,” came back—one word, and everybody unslung his double piece.

    The Peril Finders George Manville Fenn
  • Sew small brass rings round the top, and pass a double piece of crimson silk cord through them.

    Beeton's Book of Needlework Isabella Beeton
  • The men wore a sort of kilt, consisting of a double piece of cloth, wrapped round the body and falling to the knee.

    On the Irrawaddy G. A. Henty
  • Are the current copper coin of the Island, eight of which form an eight double piece, which represent an English penny.

  • Then start at one side and run this double piece lengthwise of your garden or crosswise of the 1x4 in.

    Ginseng and Other Medicinal Plants A. R. (Arthur Robert) Harding

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