giron

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giron or gyron (ˈdʒaɪrɒn)
 
n
heraldry a charge consisting of the lower half of a diagonally divided quarter, usually in the top left corner of the shield
 
[C16: from Old French giron a triangular piece of material, of Germanic origin; related to Old High German gēro triangular object; compare gore³]
 
gyron or gyron
 
n
 
[C16: from Old French giron a triangular piece of material, of Germanic origin; related to Old High German gēro triangular object; compare gore³]

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