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- adj. exchanged
- adj. Having the tinctures exchanged mutually.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Exchanged.
- adj. Having the tinctures exchanged mutually; thus, if the field is divided palewise, or and azure, and cross is borne counterchanged, that part of the cross which comes on the azure side will be or, and that on the or side will be azure.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- [F. contre-changé.] In heraldry, having one tincture carried into another and the second into the first.
counter- + changed (Wiktionary)