Definition of Pavisses

1. pavisse [n] - See also: pavisse



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pavisses

pavins
pavior
paviors
paviour
paviours
pavis
pavisade
pavisades
pavise
paviser
pavisers
pavises
pavisor
pavisors
pavisse
pavisses (current term)
pavlov conditioning
pavlov pouch
pavlov stomach
pavlovas
pavlovian conditioning
pavo
pavonazzetto
pavone
pavones
pavonia
pavonian
pavonine
pavonite
pavonne

Literary usage of Pavisses

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1. Ivanhoe by Walter Scott (1908)
"pavisses were a species of large shield covering the whole person, employed on the same oc- casions. The bolt was the arrow peculiarly fitted to the ..."

2. A History of Greece: From Its Conquest by the Romans to the Present Time, B by George Finlay (1877)
"Showers of stones broke his scaling ladders, and torrents of burning naphtha and Greek fire burned the tortoises and pavisses of the assailants, ..."

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