camail

[kuh-meyl]
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noun


Nearby words

  1. cama,
  2. camaca,
  3. camacho,
  4. camacho, manuel ávila,
  5. camagüey,
  6. caman,
  7. camaraderie,
  8. camarasaur,
  9. camargue,
  10. camarilla

Origin of camail

1660–70; < French < Old Provençal capmalh, equivalent to cap head (see chief) + malh mail2

Related formsca·mailed, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for camail

camail

noun

armour a neck and shoulders covering of mail worn with and laced to the basinet
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