gauntlet

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gauntlet

 [gawnt´let]
a bandage covering the hand and fingers like a glove.

gaunt·let

(gawnt'let),
A glove. See: bandage.

gauntlet

/gaunt·let/ (gawnt´let) a bandage covering the hand and fingers like a glove.

gauntlet

(gawnt′lĕt) [Fr. gant, glove]
A glovelike bandage that fits the hand and fingers.
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What a reward to one who with thousands more ran the gauntlet on the beaches of Normandy in 1944 and its aftermath.
Stolen cars ran the gauntlet, playing cat and mouse with police jeeps and vigilante groups.
Chirac ran the gauntlet over the Euro beef ban as he went walkabout in Easterhouse.