contourn'e'

Contourn\'e\'

Con`tour`n['e]'\, a. [F., p. p. of contourner to twist.] (Her.) Turned in a direction which is not the usual one; -- said of an animal turned to the sinister which is usually turned to the dexter, or the like.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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