bend dexter


noun Heraldry.

the ordinary bend, extending from the dexter chief to the sinister base.

Nearby words

  1. benchmarking,
  2. benchrest,
  3. benchwarmer,
  4. benchy,
  5. bend,
  6. bend one's elbow,
  7. bend over backwards,
  8. bend sinister,
  9. bend someone's ear,
  10. benda

Origin of bend dexter

First recorded in 1615–25

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