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compony


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Compony  \Com*po"ny\,  Compon'e  \Com*po"n['e]\,  a.  [F. 
  compon['e].]  (Her.) 
  Divided  into  squares  of  alternate  tinctures  in  a  single  row; 
  --  said  of  any  bearing;  or  in  the  case  of  a  bearing  having 
  curved  lines,  divided  into  patches  of  alternate  colors 
  following  the  curve.  If  there  are  two  rows  it  is  called 
  counter-compony.