Pronunciation: (kôr"su-let' for 1; kôrs'lit for 2), [key]
1. Also,cor"se•lette'.a woman's lightweight foundation garment combining a brassiere and girdle in one piece.
2. Also,corslet. Armor.
a. a suit of light half armor or three-quarter armor of the 16th century or later.
b. cuirass (def. 1).
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