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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of display.
  • adj. Spread out; unfurled.
  • adj. Spread open to view; shown off.
  • adj. With wings unfurled.
  • adj. Set with lines of prominent type interspersed, to catch the eye.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Unfolded; expanded; exhibited conspicuously or ostentatiously.
  • adj. With wings expanded; -- said of a bird of prey, esp. an eagle.
  • adj. Set with lines of prominent type interspersed, to catch the eye.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Unfolded; opened; spread; expanded; manifested; disclosed.
  • In heraldry: Having the wings expanded: said of a bird used as a bearing, especially a bird of prey. Compare disclosed.
  • Gardant and extendant: said of a beast used as a bearing. Also extendant.
  • In printing, printed in larger or more prominent type, or conspicuously arranged to attract attention.

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