gantlet

noun
gant·​let

less common spelling of

1 : a glove worn with medieval armor to protect the hand

2 : any of various protective gloves used especially in industry

3 : an open challenge (as to combat) used in phrases like throw down the gauntlet

4 : a dress glove extending above the wrist

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