from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Heraldry Variant of fess1.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A small fagot.
- n. In heraldry, a bearing always considered as one of the ordinaries, bounded by two horizontal lines drawn across the field which regularly contain between them one third of the escutcheon.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. (heraldry) an ordinary consisting of a broad horizontal band across a shield
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