subordinary

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subordinary

(sʌbˈɔːdɪnərɪ; -dɪnrɪ)
n, pl -naries
(Heraldry) any of several heraldic bearings of secondary importance to the ordinary, such as the lozenge, the orle, and the fret
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Charges The figures depicted on the escutcheon: classified as honourable ordinaries, subordinaries and common charges.