armour plate

noun

a tough heavy steel, usually containing chromium, nickel, and molybdenum and often hardened on the surface, used for protecting warships, tanks, etc

Nearby words

  1. armorist,
  2. armorize,
  3. armory,
  4. armory show,
  5. armour,
  6. armour, philip danforth,
  7. armour-bearer,
  8. armoured,
  9. armoured car,
  10. armourer

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