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Armour

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  1. protective covering, most commonly manufactured from metals, to prevent damage from being inflicted to an individual or a vehicle through use of direct contact weapons or projectiles, usually during combat

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 6, 2008
  2. While early armour tended to be worn as clothing intended to defend its wearer during combat between armed forces, armour has been used throughout recorded history, manufactured from a variety of materials, non-metallic and metallic

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  3. For much of military history the manufacture of metal armour in Europe has dominated the technology and employment of armour

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  4. Its production has been influential in the evolving industrial revolution, and influenced commercial development of metallurgy and engineering

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  5. production was a cause of the development of many important technologies of the Ancient World, including wood lamination, mining, metal refining, vehicle manufacture (chariot), leather processing, and later decorative metal working

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