adjective coun·ter·flory
variants: less commonly


Definition of counterflory


  1. :  flory on opposite sides so that the middles of the flowers are apparently covered by a part of the charge —used of an ordinary

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Origin and Etymology of counterflory

partial translation of Middle French contrefleuri, from contre- counter- + fleuri fleury — more at fleury

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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