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blazonry

[bley-zuh n-ree] /ˈbleɪ zən ri/
noun
1.
brilliant decoration or display:
The wedding had all the blazonry of a coronation.
2.
Heraldry.
  1. the act or technique of describing coats of arms.
  2. a coat, or coats, of arms.
Origin
1615-1625
1615-25; blazon + -ry
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British Dictionary definitions for blazonry

blazonry

/ˈbleɪzənrɪ/
noun (pl) -ries
1.
the art or process of describing heraldic arms in proper form
2.
heraldic arms collectively
3.
colourful or ostentatious display
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