botonée

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adjective bot·o·née \ˌbä-tən-ˈā\

Definition of botonée

of a heraldic cross

  1. :  having a cluster of three balls or knobs at the end of each arm — see cross illustration

Variants of botonée

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botonnée

Origin and Etymology of botonée

Middle French botonné


First Known Use: 15th century


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