dancette

[ dan-set ]

nounArchitecture.
  1. an ornamental zigzag, as in a molding.

Origin of dancette

1
1830–40; variant of dancetté, heraldry term denoting a zigzag line, probably alteration (see -ette) of French denché indented <Late Latin denticātus, derivative of Latin dēnstooth (see -ic, -ate1)

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British Dictionary definitions for dancette

dancette

/ (dɑːnˈsɛt) /


noun
  1. another name for chevron (def. 5)

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