genouillère

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French

Noun[edit]

genouillère (plural genouillères)

  1. (historical) A metal plate used as armour for the knee.
  2. Part of a parapet lying between the gun platform and the bottom of an embrasure.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From genou

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

genouillère f (plural genouillères)

  1. knee pad

External links[edit]