ancrée

adjective
an·​crée | \ˈaŋ‧ˌkrā\

Definition of ancrée 

of a cross

: having the end of each arm divided into two recurving points like the flukes of an anchor usually used postpositively often distinguished from moline

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First Known Use of ancrée

circa 1829, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ancrée

French ancré, from ancre anchor (from Latin ancora, anchora) + (from Latin -atus ate)

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