metal glove

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n metal glove a glove of armored leather; protects the hand
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Usage

In literature:

The metal tip on Grantline's gloved hand touched the contact-plate on my shoulder.
"Wandl the Invader" by Raymond King Cummings
I rapped my metal glove on the metal outer door of the lock, and then I was sure.
"The Risk Profession" by Donald Edwin Westlake
Rhes was the first one there, pulling at the twisted and smoking metal with his gloved hands.
"Deathworld" by Harry Harrison
The doctor broke the instrument, and seized in his gloved fingers a piece of very hard metal.
"The Voyages and Adventures of Captain Hatteras" by Jules Verne
He wore a hand of iron or some other metal, which was usually covered with a glove.
"La Salle and the Discovery of the Great West" by Francis Parkman
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In news:

Nelson-Jameson Distributor of Detectamet Metal Detectable Gloves.
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In science:

The purpose of is to decide the levels for four factors, (A) polyfilm thickness, (B) oil mixture, (C) gloves and (D) metal blanks, which most improve the slugging condition.
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