unarmoured

adjective
1. used of animals; without protective covering
Syn: ↑unarmored
Ant: ↑armored (for: ↑unarmored)
Similar to: ↑scaleless
2. (used of persons or things military) without protective armor
Syn: ↑unarmored
Ant: ↑armored (for: ↑unarmored)

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