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escrol


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Escrol  \Es*crol"\,  Escroll  \Es*croll"\,  n.  [See  {Escrow}, 
  {Scroll}.] 
  1.  A  scroll.  [Obs.] 
 
  2.  (Her.) 
  a  A  long  strip  or  scroll  resembling  a  ribbon  or  a  band 
  of  parchment,  or  the  like  anciently  placed  above  the 
  shield,  and  supporting  the  crest. 
  b  In  modern  heraldry,  a  similar  ribbon  on  which  the 
  motto  is  inscribed.