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- v. Simple past tense and past participle of lodge.
- adj. lying down; used of beasts of the chase, as couchant is used of beasts of prey.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Lying down; -- used of beasts of the chase, as
couchantis of beasts of prey.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In heraldry, represented as lying at rest upon the ground, as a buck, hart, hind, etc. Also harbored and couchant.
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