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tasse

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noun \ˈtas\

Definition of tasse

  1. :  one of a series of overlapping metal plates in a suit of armor that form a short skirt over the body below the waist — see armor illustration



Origin of tasse

Middle English, from Middle French dialect (Artois, Flanders) taisse, tasse purse, pouch


First Known Use: 15th century

Rhymes with tasse


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