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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A brim that projects to the front to shade the eyes; A piece of armor plate (with eye slits) fixed or hinged to a medieval helmet to protect the face.

Usage examples (37)
  • I remember very well, 'twas a loose long robe, streaked black and white, girt with a large silver ribband, and the vizor was a Moor's face.
  • She is not afraid to dispense with the protecting vizor:
  • The vizor or brim was the only disappointment to the women.
  • She drew a shaking breath and damped the vizor once more into place. for more
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