plastron: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (plas'trun), [key]
- a piece of plate armor for the upper part of the torso in front.
- a quilted pad worn over part of the torso, for protection.
- an ornamental front piece of a woman's bodice.
- the starched front of a shirt.
- the ventral part of the shell of a turtle.
- plastron (Thesaurus)