adjective Heraldry. (of a cross)
Examples from the Web for ancre
The Germans were forced to abandon their front on the Ancre, escaping to a new line of defenses along the Bapaume ridge.
Then, too, on the two roads to the east of the Ancre River, the troops for the battle moved up to the line.
They knew of the steady, quiet concentration of batteries and divisions on the west and south of the Ancre.Now It Can Be Told|Philip Gibbs
It was on November 14, 1916, in the fighting on the Ancre that the Scots won special distinction.
The trees in the Ancre River Valley made all that 43marshy meadow like a forest.