noun[mass noun] historical
Armour consisting of small overlapping plates of metal, leather, or horn.
More example sentences
- The torso was covered with scale armour, extending down to the thighs, and full suits survive which include scale-armoured chaps.
- But he was also badly wounded, with blood pumping down his side from a brutal rent in his scale armor.
Definition of scale armour in:
- The US English dictionary