from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Divided into a line of squares of alternating tinctures
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Divided into squares of alternate tinctures in a single row; -- said of any bearing; or, in the case of a bearing having curved lines, divided into patches of alternate colors following the curve. If there are two rows it is called counter-compony.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Same as componé.
French componé (Wiktionary)