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  • adj. jessant

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Same as jessant.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Nascent; newly born or about to be born or brought forth; specifically, in heraldry, rising or coming forth: said of a beast which is represented as emerging from the middle of an ordinary as a fesse, and in this way differing from issuant.

Etymologies

French, being born. (Wiktionary)

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