from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Heraldry The center point of an escutcheon.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The exact centre of the shield.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the exact center of the escutcheon. See Escutcheon.


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