greave


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Greave \Greave\, n.
   A grove. [Obs.] --Spenser.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Greave \Greave\, n. [OF. grees; cf. Sp. grevas.]
   Armor for the leg below the knee; -- usually in the plural.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Greave \Greave\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Greaved (gr[=e]vd); p.
   pr. & vb. n. Greaving.] [From Greaves.] (Naut.)
   To clean (a ship's bottom); to grave.
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