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- adj. Supported on both sides by other charges; also, side by side
- v. Simple past tense and past participle of accost.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Supported on both sides by other charges; also, side by side.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In heraldry: Placed on either or on each side of a principal charge: as, a bend accosted by two bendlets. Placed side by side, as two beasts, whether facing in the same direction or not.
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