greave

See armour.

Greave

A greave (from the Old French `shin, shin armour` from the Arabic jaurab, meaning stocking) is a piece of armour that protects the leg. The primary purpose of greaves is to protect the tibia from attack. The tibia is a bone very close to the skin, and is therefore extremely vulnerable to just about any kind of attack. Furthermore, a successful a.....
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Greave

• (v. t.) To clean (a ship`s bottom); to grave. • (n.) A grove. • (n.) Armor for the leg below the knee; -- usually in the plural.
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greave

jambeau noun armor plate that protects legs below the knee
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Greave

Greave noun A grove. [ Obsolete] Spenser.
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Greave

Greave transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Greaved (grēvd); present participle & verbal noun Greaving .] [ From Greaves .] ( Naut. ) To clean (a ship's bottom); to grave.
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Greave

a piece of a soldiers armor wore on the shin and calf between the knee and the ankle.
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greave

armour for the shin
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Greave

Plate defence for the lower leg.
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greave

[n] - armor plate that protects legs below the knee
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