Definition of ressaulted
: having projections from the plane of a wall or surface
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Origin and Etymology of ressaulted
French ressault, ressaut projection (from Italian risalto, from risaltare to spring back, project, from ri- re-—from Latin re- —+ saltare to leap, from Latin) + English -ed — more at saltant
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