countervair

noun coun·ter·vair \ˈkau̇ntə(r)+ˌ-\

Definition of countervair

  1. :  a heraldic vair in which each pane stands broad edge to broad edge or point to point with one of the same tincture above or below it

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Origin and Etymology of countervair

past translation of French contrevair, from contre- counter- + -vair — more at vair


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