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    an old piece of armour which covers the front of the torso

    The Roman army tried to overawe the city with a parade of soldiers wearring silver cuirasses and helmets.

    Submitted by Karl Sammut (Gateway School of English GSE) from Malta on 31/01/2013

sea lion

in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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