[he-ral-dik, huh-]
of, pertaining to, or characteristic of heralds or heraldry: heraldic form; heraldic images; heraldic history; a heraldic device.

1765–75; herald + -ic

heraldically, adverb
unheraldic, adjective
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heraldic (hɛˈrældɪk)
1.  of or relating to heraldry
2.  of or relating to heralds

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Example sentences
Coats of arms have been designed for them and worked into a heraldic frieze.
Over time, the eagle grew to become grander and more heraldic.
Except for an incorrect rendering by the artist, this seal is in the true
  heraldic mode.
In heraldic devices, such as seals, each element has a specific meaning.
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