ermines definition

  • noun:
    • Plural kind of ermine.
    • In heraldry, a fur of a black floor with white spots (sable. spots argent): the opposite of ermine. Also referred to as counter-ermine, contre-ermine.
    • Plural kind of ermine.
    • In heraldry, a fur of a black ground with white places (sable. spots argent): the opposite of ermine. Also referred to as counter-ermine, contre-ermine.
    • Plural form of ermine.
    • In heraldry, a fur of a black floor with white spots (sable. places argent): the reverse of ermine. Also known as counter-ermine, contre-ermine.
    • Plural form of ermine.
    • In heraldry, a fur of a black floor with white spots (sable. spots argent): the reverse of ermine. Also known as counter-ermine, contre-ermine.
  • others:
    • See Note under ermine, n., 4.
    • See Note under ermine, n., 4.
    • identify Note under ermine, n., 4.
    • identify Note under ermine, n., 4.

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