Shoulder pad

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Definition

a shoulder pad: a protective garment consisting of a hard rounded pad worn by American football players to protect their shoulders
noun

Examples

  • "Three-hundred-pound men wearing helmets and shoulder pads, fighting for touchdowns and field goals!"
  • "The "power suit" originated in the 1980s, and was typified by wide shoulder pads and sharp angles."

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