cataphracted

[ kat-uh-frak-tid ]
/ ˈkæt əˌfræk tɪd /

adjective Zoology.

covered with an armor of horny or bony plates or scales.

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Origin of cataphracted

First recorded in 1880–85; cataphract + -ed3
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