pommée

adjective
pom·​mée | \ pä-ˈmā How to pronounce pommée (audio) , ˌpə- \

Definition of pommée

of a heraldic cross
: having the end of each arm terminating in a ball or disk — see cross illustration

First Known Use of pommée

1612, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pommée

French, from Middle French pomme apple, ball

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“Pommée.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pomm%C3%A9e. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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