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crosslet

[kraws-lit, kros-] /ˈkrɔs lɪt, ˈkrɒs-/
noun
1.
a small cross, as one used as a heraldic charge.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English croslet. See cross, -let
Related forms
crossleted, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for crosslet

crosslet

/ˈkrɒslɪt/
noun
1.
(heraldry) a cross having a smaller cross near the end of each arm
Word Origin
C16 croslet a little cross
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