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pouldron ‎(plural pouldrons)

  1. A piece of armor covering the shoulder at the junction of the body piece and the arm piece.
    • 1786, Francis Grose, A Treatise on Ancient Armour and Weapons, page 22:
      To the cuirass were buckled the armour for the shoulders and arms, the first called pouldrons, the second brassarts, garde bras, les avant bras, and corruptly in English, Vambraces.

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  • Wikipedia article on armor.