Definition of armoured in English:


Line breaks: ar|moured
Pronunciation: /ˈɑːməd
(US armored)


  • 2(Of some animals and plants) having a protective layer or shell: armoured fish
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    • Most mollusks have such tissue, but in this armored species, the gland is about 100 times the size of that found in related species.
    • Halkieriids were sluglike metazoans armored with a coat of mineralized sclerites and two prominent shells at either end.
    • For as long as they were there, no crocodile or armored herbivorous or general carnivorous dinosaur could grow very big.

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