scutcheon

[ skuhch-uhn ]
/ ˈskʌtʃ ən /

noun

Zoology. a scute.

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British Dictionary definitions for scutcheon

scutcheon
/ (ˈskʌtʃən) /

noun

a variant of escutcheon
any rounded or shield-shaped structure, esp a scute

Derived forms of scutcheon

scutcheonless, adjectivescutcheon-like, adjective
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