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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In heraldry, the heart of the shield, otherwise called the center or fesse-point. Lines and bearings are spoken of as being en cœur when they pass through or are borne upon the center of the shield.

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  • In heraldry, the heart of the shield, otherwise called the center or fesse-point.

    June 4, 2011