dancetté

adjective
dan·cet·té
variants: or dancettée \(ˈ)dan¦set(ˌ)ā, ¦dan(t)sə¦tā \ or dancetty \(ˈ)dan¦setē \

Definition of dancetté 

(Entry 1 of 2)

heraldry

: having large indentations usually three in number a fess dancetté

dancette

noun
dan·cette | \danˈset\
plural -s

Definition of dancette (Entry 2 of 2)

: an architectural molding or group of moldings with a zigzag pattern in the design : chevron molding

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History and Etymology for dancetté

Adjective

probably modification of French denché from Middle French, from dent tooth, from Latin dent-, dens

Noun

alteration of dancetté entry 1

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