from The Century Dictionary.

  • Same as dancetté.


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  • Only an experienced needlewoman could do justice in words to such a variety of rimplings and crinklings, of pleatings and puckerings, of gaugings, rufflings, gofferings, and pin-tuckings as it is possible to find; though somebody with a knowledge of heraldry could perhaps convey a few of the designs in such terms as nebuly, raguly or dancetty (semée, he might add, of starfish proper).

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  • characteristic sawtooth pattern used in heraldry:


    November 3, 2007

  • Cool! *pillages it*

    November 4, 2007

  • Gules, a fesse dancetty in the upper part or -- THORELYS.

    October 3, 2011