embowed

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English[edit]

The black section of this coat of arms is an embowed pile.
The arm atop this coat of arms is embowed.

Adjective[edit]

embowed (not comparable)

  1. (heraldry) Bent, curved or arched like a bow.
    • 1864, Bernard Burke, The General Armory of England, Scotland, Ireland, and Wales:
      A dexter and sinister arm embowed in armour, each hand grasping a spear erect []

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Verb[edit]

embowed

  1. simple past tense and past participle of embow