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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of dismember.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In heraldry: Same as déchaussé.
  • Having a principal part cut away, as the legs and tail: said of an animal used as a bearing. Also démembré.


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