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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In heraldry, charged with beasts, especially lions, or rather lioncels, eight, ten, or more in number: said of a bordure only. The more modern custom is to blazon “on a border azure, eight lioncels or,” or the like.

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