Definition of 'chain mail'
Example sentences containing 'chain mail'
THREE KINDS OF KISSING - SCOTTISH SHORT STORIES (2001)
As the leaves were stirred by a light wind, it was as if the trees were a sheet of chain mail moving as the person wearing it breathed.A DEATH IN TIME (2001)
he shouted, stepping into the clearing, his red jacket stark against the motley browns and black chain mail of the Hythrun.TREASON KEEP (2001)
Definition of chain mail from the Collins English Dictionary
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