placcate

noun

plac·​cate
ˈplakə̇t
plural -s
1
archaic : an extra piece of armor worn over the lower part of the breast
2
archaic : a jacket or doublet lined with steel splints : brigandine

Word History

Etymology

probably alteration of placard

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“Placcate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/placcate. Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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