issuant


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issuant

is·su·ant

 (ĭsh′o͞o-ənt)
adj.
1. Heraldry Designating an animal with only the upper part depicted.
2. Archaic Emerging.

issuant

(ˈɪʃjʊənt)
adj
(Heraldry) heraldry emerging or issuing

is•su•ant

(ˈɪʃ u ənt)

adj.
(of a heraldic animal) rising with only the forepart visible.
[1600–10]
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