a quilted garment worn under mail in the 13th and 14th centuries; gambeson.
noun (in medieval Europe)
a jacket or jerkin, originally of quilted cotton, worn under a coat of mail
a leather jacket padded with mail
a district of the London borough of Ealing
John Emerich Edward Dalberg, 1st Baron. 1834–1902, English historian: a proponent of Christian liberal ethics and adviser of Gladstone
his grandfather, Sir John Francis Edward. 1736–1811, European naval commander and statesman: admiral of Tuscany (1774–79) and Naples (1779 onwards) and chief minister of Naples (1779–1806)
abbreviation anterior cruciate ligament Contemporary Examples It takes the skier with an acl tear about a year to get back on the slopes. Down With Downhill Skiing! Bryan Curtis February 15, 2010 Those like ski jumper Sarah Hendrickson who underwent surgery last August to repair two torn ligaments (acl and MCL) in her knee. Media […]
aclad American Committee on Laboratory Animal Diseases
aclasis aclasis ac·la·sis (āk’lə-sĭs) n. pl. ac·la·ses (-sēz’) Pathological continuity between normal and abnormal tissue.
aclam American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine