adjective for·mée \ˈfȯr-ˌmā, fȯr-ˈmā\

Definition of formée

of a heraldic cross

  1. :  having the arms narrow at the center and expanding toward the ends — see cross illustration

Origin and Etymology of formée

French, feminine past participle of former to form, from Old French, from Latin formare

First Known Use: 15th century

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