Definitions for "Chausses"
Keywords:  thongs, fixible, worn, criss, garment
The garment for the legs and feet and for the body below the waist, worn in Europe throughout the Middle Ages; applied also to the armor for the same parts, when fixible, as of chain mail.
Mail defenses for the thigh.
garment for covering leg and feet, originally held with criss-crossed thongs to the knee.