seme

semé

[suh-mey]
adjective Heraldry.
covered with many small, identical figures.

Origin:
1555–65; < French: literally, sown, past participle of semer < Latin sēmināre to sow, equivalent to sēmin- (stem of sēmen) seed, semen + -āre infinitive suffix

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semé or semée (ˈsɛmeɪ, French səme, ˈsɛmeɪ, French səme)
 
adj (usually foll by of)
heraldry dotted (with): semé of fleurs-de-lys gules
 
[C16: from French, literally: sown, from semer to sow, from Latin sēmināre, from sēmen seed]
 
semée or semée
 
adj
 
[C16: from French, literally: sown, from semer to sow, from Latin sēmināre, from sēmen seed]

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