Definition of throat-piece in English:

throat-piece

noun

  • 1Part of an item of clothing, garment, etc., which covers or goes around the throat; specifically a piece of armour designed to protect the throat, either forming part of a helmet, or as a separate item.

  • 2Part of an object, machine, etc., forming or constituting the throat.

Origin

Early 17th century (in an earlier sense). From throat + piece.

Pronunciation

throat-piece

/ˈθrəʊtpiːs/