- Also called voider. an area of mail backed with cloth, for defending the armpits or areas at joints.
- a small piece of plate armor at the armhole of a cuirass; pallet.
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One form of boiler stay, called a 'gusset stay,' is shown in fig. 8.An Introduction to Machine Drawing and Design|David Allan Low
Making pretext to be looking for a gusset for an armor joint, I made my way near the entrance.Under the Rose|Frederic Stewart Isham
The toe is produced in the same way, and the shaping of heel and gusset is brought about in like manner.Textiles|William H. Dooley
Repeat until the seam is finished, then take the other gusset and place in position.
Continue in this way until the two sides are done, leaving only the gussets and gusset lining to be united.