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gorget

gor·get

gorget

 
pronunciation:
gor jiht
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a piece of armor used to protect the throat.
definition 2: a collar, esp. a decorative one.
definition 3: a wimple worn by women during the Middle Ages to cover the neck and shoulders.
definition 4: a patch of distinctive color on the neck of an animal, esp. a bird.
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derivation: gorgeted (adj.)