armor-clad


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  • adj

Synonyms for armor-clad

covered with heavy steel

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As the tolerances on this pistol were unusually close, the Armor-Clad armorers had to hand fit many of the internal components and the slide-to-frame interface.
Of the 10 costumes on show highlights included an Armor-clad Roman centurion, big-wig Tudor grandeur, make-do-and-mend wartime ration fashion, and 1970's Glam.
While entertaining us by poking holes in the silly superstitions of that age and by recounting amusing tales of madcap royalty and armor-clad knights that "clatter like a crate of castings" as they ride, Twain's story unfolds at a much more profound level as a powerful statement about cultural change and modernity.
Armor-clad police officers carrying assault rifles, including M-16 rifles and submachine guns, stood guard behind the newly installed fences surrounding the Prudential Plaza, according to national press reports.
All things Elizabethan transform Glen Helen Regional Park in Devore, where flower-crowned maidens dance, armor-clad knights clank and the spicy, sweet fragrance of fresh-baked cinnamon buns hangs in the morning air.
Enter this hotel and find a fantasy Rome, with toga-clad cocktail goddesses" and armor-clad centurions.
On the Entertainment Channel, watch for the upcoming arrival of the Marvel Universe as Super Heroes, mutants, aliens, armor-clad super-geniuses and thunder gods join forces with the Starbucks Digital Network on Apr.
As if mythical Dark Elves from Svartalfheim weren't enough of a test for Tony Stark, the armor-clad Avenger is poised to find himself in the middle of a dimensional caper while having to match wits with the now-dead Mandarin's fabled rings of power.
THE INVINCIBLE IRON MAN is an origin story that follows billionaire inventor Tony Stark as he raises a long-buried city in China and awakens an unspeakable evil that only the armor-clad Iron Man(TM) can destroy in a battle of modern technology versus eastern mythology.
Complaints that LAPD weapons couldn't match the equipment of the criminals were brushed aside until the 44-minute North Hollywood bank shootout in 1997, when armor-clad robbers armed with machine guns made the LAPD's 9 mm handguns look like pea shooters.
Section 8 casts players as futuristic, armor-clad soldiers who perform meteoric dives onto the battlefield, where they battle with up to 40 players on Windows PC or 32 on Xbox 360 for control of the immense cosmic landscapes.
Visitors will be whisked back in time to the mirth and merriment of the English country fair and marketplace where flower-crowned maidens dance around the Maypole, strolling minstrels strum, armor-clad knights clank, and the spicy-sweet fragrance of baking cinnamon buns hangs in the morning air.
The next step was to protect the rubber belt from premature wear, cuts and punctures, with a stainless steel armor-clad belt.
In addition, there's the Royal Joust ``to the death'' by armor-clad stunt knights wielding 10-foot lances and charging at each other on horseback at 20 miles per hour.
The armor-clad robbers, Emil Matasareanu, 30, and Larry Phillips Jr.
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