noun ca·mail \kəˈmāl\

Definition of camail



  1. :  a hood or neck guard of chain mail usually hanging from the basinet

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Origin and Etymology of camail

French, from Old Provençal capmalh, perhaps from cap head (from Latin caput) + malha mesh, ring of mail, from Latin macula spot, mesh — more at head, mail

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a brief usually trivial fact

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