What Is the Definition of Gorget?

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Gorget is an article of clothing that covered the throat or, a piece of armour for the throat. The term may also refer to an ornamental collar or a patch of colour on the throat of a bird especially a hummingbird.
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gor·get
[gawr-jit]
NOUN
1.
a patch on the throat of a bird or other animal, distinguished by its color, texture, etc.
2.
a piece of armor for the throat.
3.
a crescent-shaped ornament worn on a chain around the neck as a badge of rank by officers in the 17th and 18th centuries.
4.
a wimple of the Middle Ages, worn with the ends fastened in the hair.
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