Contourn'e' Con`tour`n['e]', a. [F., p. p. of contourner to twist.] (Her.) Turned in a direction which is not the usual one; -- said of an animal turned to the sinister which is usually turned to the dexter, or the like. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Guémar — 48° 11′ 22″ N 7° 23′ 51″ E / 48.1894, 7.3975 …   Wikipédia en Français

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”