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invected

[ in-vek-tid ]
/ ɪnˈvɛk tɪd /
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adjective Heraldry.
noting an edge of a charge, as an ordinary, consisting of a series of small convex curves.
(of a charge, as an ordinary) having such an edge: a chevron invected.
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Compare engrailed.

Origin of invected

1635–45; <Latin invect(us) driven into (see invective) + -ed2
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How to use invected in a sentence

  • The term invected or invecked is the precise opposite of engrailed.

    A Complete Guide to Heraldry|Arthur Charles Fox-Davies
  • If an ordinary be engrailed, or invected, this fact is at once stated, the term occurring before the colour of the ordinary.

    A Complete Guide to Heraldry|Arthur Charles Fox-Davies
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