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dovetailed

[ duhv-teyld ]
/ ˈdʌvˌteɪld /
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adjective Heraldry.
noting a partition line or a charge, as an ordinary, having a series of indentations suggesting dovetails.
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Origin of dovetailed

First recorded in 1715–25; dovetail + -ed3
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