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  • adj. Springing up or emerging; said of a plant or animal.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Springing up or emerging; -- said of a plant or animal.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In heraldry: Shooting up as a plant.
  • Emerging: nearly the same as issuant, but applied especially to an animal which appears to emerge from the middle of an ordinary or the like, instead of its upper edge.

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