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burgonet

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noun bur·go·net \ˈbər-gə-nət, ˌbər-gə-ˈnet\

Definition of burgonet

  1. :  a close-fitting 16th century helmet with cheek guards



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Origin and Etymology of burgonet

modification of Middle French bourguignotte


First Known Use: circa 1567


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