Associations to the word «Helmet»


HELMET, noun. A protective head covering.
HELMET, noun. That which resembles a helmet in form, position, etc.
HELMET, noun. The upper part of a chemist's retort.
HELMET, noun. The hood-shaped upper sepal or petal of some flowers, as of the monkshood or the snapdragon.
HELMET, noun. A naked shield or protuberance on the top or fore part of the head of a bird.
HELMET, noun. (heraldry) The feature above a shield on a coat of arms.
HELMET STREAMER, noun. (astrophysics) A bright loop-like discharge of stellar matter in the corona of a star, connecting coronal holes of opposite magnetic polarity.
HELMET STREAMERS, noun. Plural of helmet streamer

Dictionary definition

HELMET, noun. Armor plate that protects the head.
HELMET, noun. A protective headgear made of hard material to resist blows.

Wise words

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Robert Burton