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: a narrow orle usually enriched with fleurs-de-lis
: an inner encircling ornamentation on a coin or medal bordering the device
The plack … had as obverse a crowned shield in a tressure of arches … —Coins, 1975
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Middle English tressour, from tressour, tressure band for the hair, headdress, from Middle French tresseor, tressure, from tresser to tress + -or, -ure
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occurring twice a year or every two years
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