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Shield of Swings (Combat)

Source Advanced Player's Guide pg. 169
A wild frenzy of attacks serves to bolster your defenses.

Prerequisites: Str 13, Power Attack, base attack bonus +1.

Benefit: When you take a full-attack action while wielding a two-handed weapon, you can choose to reduce the damage by 1/2 to gain a +4 shield bonus to AC and CMD until the beginning of your next turn. The reduction in damage applies until the beginning of your next turn.

Combat Trick

Source Pathfinder Unchained pg. 131
When using this feat, you can spend 2 stamina points to reduce your damage dealt by half only until the end of your turn, but you gain the +2 shield bonus to AC only from the end of your turn until the start of your next turn.