Recent Examples of chain mail from the Web
He was flanked by men posing as soldiers, clad in reproduction chain mail and brandishing scimitars.
Crackpot ideas spread through chain mail and weird newsletters.
Think: a dress boldly jacquarded with flowers, a chain mail-like top or an assertive bejeweled cross.
The letter made its way around the internet for years and is still around as chain mail.
Case in point: Charlene of Monaco, who made a splash at Versace’s Spring 2018 show in a chain mail dress.
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First Known Use of chain mail
CHAIN MAIL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of chain mail for English Language Learners
: a kind of protective clothing (called armor) that is made up of many tiny metal rings that are linked together and that was worn by knights and soldiers in the Middle Ages
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