- Trait Type: Weapon
- Gem Used: Turquoise
- Effect: Increases totalArmor and Spell Resistance
- Armor Sets With This Trait: ??
Defending is an Weapon Trait in Elder Scrolls Online. It can be crafted into an armor piece at, and only at, its creation. This Trait can also be found on many various Weapon Sets and various weapon pieces through out the game. Traits cannot be replaced, however, so Crafting is the only way to ensure you have the Trait you desire.