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dancette

noun dan·cette

Definition of dancette

plural

-s

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

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Origin and Etymology of dancette

alteration of 1dancetté


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dancetté

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

dancettée

\(ˈ)dan¦set(ˌ)ā, ¦dan(t)sə¦tā\ or

dancetty

\(ˈ)dan¦setē\

Definition of dancetté

heraldry

  1. :  having large indentations usually three in number a fess dancetté

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Origin and Etymology of dancetté

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


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