Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps

Noun: nosepiece  'nowz,pees
  1. Armour plate that protects the nose
  2. A strap that is the part of a bridle that goes over the animal's nose
    - noseband
  3. The link between two lenses; rests on the nose
    - bridge

Derived forms: nosepieces

Type of: armor plate [US], armor plating [US], armour plate [Brit, Cdn], armour plating [Brit, Cdn], link, linkup, plate armor [US], plate armour [Brit, Cdn], strap, tie, tie-in

Part of: body armor [US], body armour [Brit, Cdn], bridle, cataphract, coat of mail, eyeglasses [N. Amer], glasses, specs, spectacles, suit of armor [US], suit of armour [Brit, Cdn]