adjective Heraldry.
(of a beast) looking backward: a stag regardant.
Also, reguardant.

1275–1325; Middle English < Middle French, present participle of regarder to regard

unregardant, adjective Unabridged
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regardant (rɪˈɡɑːdənt)
(usually postpositive) heraldry (of a beast) shown looking backwards over its shoulder
[C15: from Old French; see regard]

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