[duh-brooz, dee-]
verb (used with object), debruised, debruising. Heraldry.
to overlay (a charge) other than an ordinary with an ordinary.

1250–1300; Middle English debrusen, debrisen to break down, crush < Old French debr(u)isier, equivalent to de- de- + bruisier to break; see bruise Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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