Ecorcheurs

Ecorcheurs (lit. flayers properly of dead bodies), armed bands who desolated France in the reign of Charles VII., stripping their victims of everything, often to their very clothes.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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