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- adj. decorated with fleurs-de-lis or other floral motifs arranged in pairs opposite each other: especially on opposite sides of a border on a shield or banner
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Adorned with flowers (usually fleurs-de-lis) so divided that the tops appear on one side and the bottoms on the others; -- said of any ordinary.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In heraldry, charged with flowers, such as fleurs-de-lis, which are divided and separated by the whole width of the bearing so charged. Thus, in the illustration the tressure is counter-flory, having half of each fleur-de-lis within and half without.
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