from The Century Dictionary.

  • In heraldry: Having the wings spread: said of a bird used as a bearing, especially of one not a bird of prey: the same as displayed, said of an eagle.
  • Open, but not widely spread, as if about, to take flight. The term is differently explained by different heralds, and the delineations are not exact.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Her.) Represented with wings expanded; -- applied to doves and other birds not of prey.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of disclose.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective made known (especially something secret or concealed)


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