coun·​ter·​potent | \ ¦kau̇ntə(r)+ \

Definition of counterpotent

: a variety of the heraldic fur potent in which each pane stands head to head or foot to foot with one of the same tincture above or below it

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counter- + potent

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“Counterpotent.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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