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engrailed


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Engrail  \En*grail"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Engrailed};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Engrailing}.]  [F.  engr[^e]ler;  pref.  en-  (L.  in)  + 
  gr[^e]le  hail.  See  {Grail}  gravel.] 
  1.  To  variegate  or  spot,  as  with  hail. 
 
  A  caldron  new  engrailed  with  twenty  hues.  --Chapman. 
 
  2.  (Her.)  To  indent  with  small  curves.  See  {Engrailed}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Engrailed  \En*grailed"\,  a.  (Her.) 
  Indented  with  small  concave  curves,  as  the  edge  of  a  bordure, 
  bend,  or  the  like