garde-collet

noun
\ ¦gärdə(ˌ)kȯ¦lā \

Definition of garde-collet

: a raised plate or ridge on the shoulder piece of armor to protect the neck

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History and Etymology for garde-collet

French, from garder to guard + collet collar

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“Garde-collet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/garde-collet. Accessed 25 Jun. 2021.

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