Definitions

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  • 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.

Etymologies

French componé (Wiktionary)

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  • (adj): in Heraldry, a border in which sections of metal and color alternate.

    January 18, 2009