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heraldry
     1. n. The profession or art of devising, granting and blazoning coats of arms, tracing genealogies and ruling on questions of protocol or rank
     2. n. An armorial ensign along with its history and description
     3. n. Pageantry
an
     1. art. Form, used before a vowel sound, of a
     2. n. The first letter of the Georgian alphabet, แƒ (mkhedruli), แ‚  (asomtavruli) or โด€ (nuskhuri).
     3. prep. In each, to or for each, per.
appendage
     1. n. an external body part that projects from the body
     2. n. a natural prolongation or projection from a part of any organism
     3. n. a part that is joined to something larger
to
     1. part. A particle used for marking the following verb as an infinitive.
     2. part. As above, with the verb implied.
     3. prep. Indicating destination: In the direction of, and arriving at.
     4. prep. Used to indicate purpose.
     5. prep. Used to indicate result of action.
     6. prep. Used after an adjective to indicate its application.
     7. prep. (arithmetic) Used to indicate ratios, in informal use the ratios are not reduced to smallest terms.
     8. prep. (arithmetic) Used to indicate that the preceding term is to be raised to the power of the following value, indicates exponentiation.
     9. prep. Used to indicate the indirect object.
     10. prep. (time) Preceding.
     11. prep. (Canada, UK, Newfoundland, West Midlands) at
     12. adv. (misspelling of too)
     13. adv. Toward a closed, touching or engaging position.
     14. adv. (nautical) Into the wind.
the
     1. art. Definite grammatical article that implies necessarily that an entity it articulates is presupposed, something already mentioned, or completely specified later in that same sentence, or assumed already
     2. art. Used before an object considered to be unique, or of which there is only one at a time. (from 10th c.)
     3. art. With a superlative, it and that superlative refer to one object. (from 9th c.)
     4. art. Introducing a term to be taken generically, preceding a name of something standing for a whole class. (from 9th c.)
     5. art. Used before an adjective, indicating all things (especially persons) described by that adjective. (from 9th c.)
     6. art. Used to indicate a certain example of (a noun) which is most usually of concern, or most common or familiar. (from 12th c.)
     7. art. Used before a body part (especially of someone previously mentioned), as an alternative to a possessive pronoun. (from 12th c.)
     8. art. When stressed, indicates that it describes an object which is considered to be best or exclusively worthy of attention. (from 18th c.)
     9. adv. With a comparative or more and a verb phrase, establishes a parallel with one or more other such comparatives.
     10. adv. With a comparative, and often with for it, indicates a result more like said comparative. This can be negated with none.
to the
     1. phrase. (mathematics) Short for to the ... power, or to the (power of ) ...
     2. phrase. (slang) used in rap songs to spell.
shield
     1. n. A broad piece of defensive armor, carried on the arm, formerly in general use in war, for the protection of the body.
     2. n. Anything which protects or defends, defense, shelter, protection.
     3. n. Figuratively, one who protects or defends.
     4. n. (botany) In lichens, a hardened cup or disk surrounded by a rim and containing the fructification, or asci.
     5. n. (heraldry) The escutcheon or field on which are placed the bearings in coats of arms.
     6. n. (geology) A large expanse of exposed stable Precambrian rock.
     7. n. (mining) A framework used to protect workmen in making an adit under ground, and capable of being pushed along as excavation progresses.
     8. n. A spot resembling, or having the form of a shield.
     9. n. (quote-book, passage=Bespotted as with shields of red and black., author=Edmund Spenser, title=The Faerie Queene, year=1590)
     10. n. (science fiction) A field of energy which protects or defends.
     11. n. (colloquial law enforcement) A police badge
     12. n. (transport) A sign or symbol, usually containing numbers and sometimes letters, identifying a highway route.
     13. v. To protect, to defend.
     14. v. (electricity) to protect from the influence of
placed
     1. v. past of place
     place
          1. n. A location or position.
          2. n. An open space, courtyard, market square.
          3. n. A group of houses.
          4. n. A region of a land.
          5. n. Somewhere for a person to sit.
          6. n. A frame of mind.
          7. n. (informal) A house or home.
          8. n. A role or purpose, a station.
          9. n. Numerically, the column counting a certain quantity.
          10. n. The position of a contestant in a competition.
          11. n. The position as a member of a sports team.
          12. vt. To put (an object or person) in a specific location.
          13. vi. To earn a given spot in a competition.
          14. vt. To remember where and when (an object or person) has been previously encountered.
          15. vt. To achieve (a certain position, often followed by an ordinal) as in a horse race.
          16. vt. To sing (a note) with the correct pitch.
          17. vt. To arrange for or to make (a bet).
          18. vt. To recruit or match an appropriate person for a job.
above
     1. prep. In or to a higher place, higher than, on or over the upper surface, over, โ€” opposed to below or beneath.
     2. prep. Beyond, on the other side.
     3. prep. Farther north than.
     4. prep. Worn on top of, as clothing.
     5. prep. Figuratively, higher than, superior to in any respect, surpassing, higher in measure or degree than, out of reach, not exposed to, not likely to be affected by, in preference to.
     6. prep. Too proud to stoop, averse to, disinclined.
     7. prep. Surpassing in number or quantity, more than, as, above a hundred. (Passing into the adverbial sense, see adverb #4 below.)
     8. prep. In addition to, besides.
     9. adv. In a higher place, overhead, into or from heaven, in the sky, upstairs, farther upstream.
     10. adv. On the upper half or the dorsal surface of an animal.
     11. adv. Earlier in order, higher in the same page, hence, in a foregoing page.
     12. adv. Higher in rank, power, or number.
     13. adj. Being located higher on the same page or on a preceding page.
     14. adj. Of heaven, heavenly.
     15. n. Something, especially a person name in legal documents, that appears higher on the same page or on a preceding page.
     16. n. Higher authority.
     17. n. Heaven.
     18. n. Above is often used further elliptically as a noun by omitting the noun, where it is should be clear what is omitted.
it
     1. pron. The third-person singular personal pronoun used to refer to an inanimate object, to an inanimate thing with no or unknown sex or gender.
     2. pron. The third-person singular personal pronoun used to refer to an animate entity of unknown gender.
     3. pron. Used to refer to oneself when identifying oneself, often on the phone, but not limited to this situation.
     4. pron. The impersonal pronoun, used without referent as the subject of an impersonal verb or statement. (known as the dummy pronoun or weather it)
     5. pron. The impersonal pronoun, used as a placeholder for a delayed subject, or less commonly, object. (known as the dummy pronoun)
     6. n. One who is neither a he nor a she, a creature, a dehumanized being.
     7. n. The person who chases and try to catch the other players in the playground game of tag.
     8. n. (UK, un) The game of tag itself.
     9. adj. (colloquial) most fashionable.
     10. abbrev. (language) Italian.
     11. abbrev. Italy.
and
     1. conj. As a coordinating conjunction, expressing two elements to be taken together or in addition to each other.
     2. conj. Expressing a condition.
supporting
     1. adj. That supports.
     2. v. present participle of support
     support
          1. n. Something which supports. Often used attributively, as a complement or supplement to.
          2. n. Financial or other help.
          3. n. Answers to questions and resolution of problems regarding something sold.
          4. n. (mathematics) in relation to a function, the set of points where the function is not zero, or the closure of that set.
          5. n. (fuzzy set theory) A set whose elements are at least partially included in a given fuzzy set (i.e., whose grade of membership in that fuzzy set is strictly greater than zero).
          6. vt. To keep from falling.
          7. vt. To answer questions and resolve problems regarding something sold.
          8. vt. To back a cause, party etc. mentally or with concrete aid.
          9. vt. To help, particularly financially.
          10. vt. To serve, as in a customer-oriented mindset, to give support to.
          11. vt. To be acfor, or involved with, but not responsible for.
the
     1. art. Definite grammatical article that implies necessarily that an entity it articulates is presupposed, something already mentioned, or completely specified later in that same sentence, or assumed already
     2. art. Used before an object considered to be unique, or of which there is only one at a time. (from 10th c.)
     3. art. With a superlative, it and that superlative refer to one object. (from 9th c.)
     4. art. Introducing a term to be taken generically, preceding a name of something standing for a whole class. (from 9th c.)
     5. art. Used before an adjective, indicating all things (especially persons) described by that adjective. (from 9th c.)
     6. art. Used to indicate a certain example of (a noun) which is most usually of concern, or most common or familiar. (from 12th c.)
     7. art. Used before a body part (especially of someone previously mentioned), as an alternative to a possessive pronoun. (from 12th c.)
     8. art. When stressed, indicates that it describes an object which is considered to be best or exclusively worthy of attention. (from 18th c.)
     9. adv. With a comparative or more and a verb phrase, establishes a parallel with one or more other such comparatives.
     10. adv. With a comparative, and often with for it, indicates a result more like said comparative. This can be negated with none.
crest
     1. n. A tuft, or other excrescence or natural ornament, growing on an animal's head, the comb of a cock, the swelling on the head of a serpent, the lengthened feathers of the crown or nape of bird, etc.
     2. n. The plume of feathers, or other decoration, worn on or displayed on a helmet, the distinctive ornament of a helmet.
     3. n. (heraldry): A bearing worn, not upon the shield, but usually on a helmet above it, sometimes (as for clerics) separately above the shield or separately as a mark for plate, in letterheads, and the lik
     4. n. The upper curve of a horse's neck.
     5. n. The ridge or top of a wave.
     6. n. The summit of a hill or mountain ridge.
     7. n. The helm or head, as typical of a high spirit, pride, courage.
     8. n. The ornamental finishing which surmounts the ridge of a roof, canopy, etc.
     9. n. The top line of a slope or embankment.
     10. n. A design or logo, especially one of an institution, association or high-class family.
     11. v. Particularly with reference to waves, to reach a peak.
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