rustre

noun rus·tre \ˈrəstə(r)\

Definition of rustre

plural

-s

  1. 1 heraldry :  a lozenge pierced with a round opening to show the tincture of the field behind

  2. 2 :  a metal scale of oval or lozenge shape used on medieval armor

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Origin and Etymology of rustre

French ruste, rustre


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