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body shield

noun
1.
a small bulletproof shield attached to the arm for fending off projectiles, especially in a riot situation.
Also called body bunker.
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  • Bel Menstal, protected by his body shield, brushed the stroke aside.

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  • Each of the original native operatives was equipped with a mentacom and a body shield.

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  • He straightened, dropping the slightly disreputable, hangdog manner, then reached for his body shield controls.

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  • "Good thing I've got my body shield modulated for full refraction," he told himself.

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  • He broke the fastenings holding the body shield to the leather, and threw the heavy strap back at Flor.

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