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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. plate armor protecting the front of the thigh.

    Category: Heraldry

Origin of cuisse:

1325–75; ME quissheu, pl. quyssewes < OF quisseuz, cuisseus, pl. of cuissel=cuisse thigh (< L coxa hipbone) +-el n. suffix

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cuisse(noun)

    armor plate that protects the thigh

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the part of the leg between the knee and hip.

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