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gauntletnoun [C]

 us   /ˈɡɔnt·lət, ˈɡɑnt-/
a ​longthickglove (= ​covering for the ​hand), ​worn for ​protection
(Definition of gauntlet from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “gauntlet”
in Chinese (Simplified) 长手套, 防护手套…
in Turkish uzun eldiven, iş eldiveni…
in Russian рукавица…
in Chinese (Traditional) 長手套, 防護手套…
in Polish rękawica…
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