pommettée

adjective
pom·​met·​tée
variants: or pommetty \ ˈpämətē \ or less commonly pometté or pommetée \ ¦pämə¦tā , ¦pəm-​ , ¦pȯm-​ , ¦pōm-​ , ˈ⸗mətē \

Definition of pommettée

2 : adorned with small balls or circles at the angles of the terminations of the arms used of a cross clechée or urdée

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History and Etymology for pommettée

French pommette little knob (diminutive of pomme apple, ball) + -é, -ée -ed

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“Pommettée.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pommett%C3%A9e. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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