poitrel

noun
poi·​trel | \ˈpȯi‧trəl\
plural -s

Definition of poitrel 

: a medieval often richly decorated piece of armor used to protect the breast of a horse

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History and Etymology for poitrel

Middle French poitral, from Latin pectorale breastplate, from neuter of pectoralis of the chest, pectoral

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