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- adj. Placed so as to face one another; face to face.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Placed so as to face one another; -- said of animals.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In heraldry, looking at each other: said of two animals borne face to face. Rampant beasts of prey so borne are said to be combatant, Compare affronté.
French, present participle of respecter. (Wiktionary)