genouillère (plural genouillères)
- (historical) A metal plate used as armour for the knee.
- 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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for genouillère in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)
genouillère f (plural genouillères)