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treflé

[tref-ley]
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adjective Heraldry.
  1. botonée.
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Origin of treflé

1715–25; < French, derivative of trefle trefoil
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Historical Examples

  • In England we paint the Clover on our cards and call it "clubs," while in France they have the same figure, but call it "trefle."

    The plant-lore and garden-craft of Shakespeare

    Henry Nicholson Ellacombe