ring armor meaning

  "ring armor" in a sentence
Noun: ring armor  ring aarmur
Usage: US (=ring armour)
  1. (Middle Ages) flexible armor made of interlinked metal rings
    - chain mail, ring mail, mail, chain armor [US], chain armour [Brit, Cdn], ring armour [Brit, Cdn]

Derived forms: ring armors

Type of: body armor [US], body armour [Brit, Cdn], cataphract, coat of mail, suit of armor [US], suit of armour [Brit, Cdn]

Examples

  1. The long and narrow swords, better suited for horseback combat, became popular again in the 3rd century, but only the more wealthy warriors had horses, not to mention iron helmets or ring armor.

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