corselet

noun
corse·let | \ for sense 1 ˈkȯr-slət , for sense 2 ˌkȯr-sə-ˈlet \

Definition of corselet 

1 or corslet \ˈkȯr-slət \ [ Middle French, diminutive of cors body, bodice ] : a piece of armor covering the trunk

2 or corselette \ˌkȯr-sə-ˈlet \ [ from Corselette, a trademark ] : an undergarment combining girdle and brassiere

First Known Use of corselet

1563, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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corselet

noun
corse·let
variants: or corslet \ˈkȯr-slət \

Kids Definition of corselet

: armor worn on the upper part of the body

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