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camail

[kuh-meyl] /kəˈmeɪl/
noun
1.
aventail (def 1).
Origin
1660-1670
1660-70; < French < Old Provençal capmalh, equivalent to cap head (see chief) + malh mail2
Related forms
camailed, adjective
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camail

/ˈkæmeɪl/
noun
1.
(armour) a neck and shoulders covering of mail worn with and laced to the basinet
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