issuant

adjective
is·​su·​ant | \ ˈi-shə-wənt How to pronounce issuant (audio) , -shü-ənt \

Definition of issuant

1 of a heraldic animal : rising with only the upper part visible
2 archaic : coming forth : emerging

First Known Use of issuant

1610, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Issuant.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/issuant. Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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