from The Century Dictionary.

  • In heraldry: Sharpened or cut to a point; ending in a point: said especially of a cross when the lowermost arm seems as if intended to be fixed in the ground.
  • Less commonly, having a long sharp point attached to the cross or other bearing, and projecting beyond the bottom. Also fiché, fiched, figetive, fitched, fitchy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Her.) Sharpened to a point; pointed.
  • adjective a cross having the lower arm pointed.


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