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close helmet

[klohz] /kloʊz/
noun, Armor.
a completely closed helmet of the late 15th century and after, having a facial defense composed of a visor and beaver or of a visor, ventail, and beaver attached to a pivot on each side. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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  • Three other tilting suits bear the Colman mark, the close-helmet surmounted by a cross, with the Augsburg badge and guild mark.

    Armour in England J. Starkie Gardner

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