Counterseal
Counterseal Coun`ter*seal" (koun`t[~e]r*s[=e]l"), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Countersealed} (koun`t[~e]r*s[=e]ld"); p. pr. & vb. n. {Countersealing}.] To seal or ratify with another or others. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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  • counterseal — “+ˌ noun Etymology: counter + seal 1. : a seal that is imposed upon the reverse of a main or usually larger seal 2. : the reverse die of a double seal * * * countersealˈ transitive verb (Shakespeare) To seal with an extra seal for further… …   Useful english dictionary

  • counterseal — coun·ter·seal …   English syllables

  • Countersealed — Counterseal Coun ter*seal (koun t[ e]r*s[=e]l ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Countersealed} (koun t[ e]r*s[=e]ld ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Countersealing}.] To seal or ratify with another or others. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Countersealing — Counterseal Coun ter*seal (koun t[ e]r*s[=e]l ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Countersealed} (koun t[ e]r*s[=e]ld ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Countersealing}.] To seal or ratify with another or others. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • sigillography — Introduction       the study of seals (seal). A sealing is the impression made by the impact of a hard engraved surface on a softer material, such as clay or wax, once used to authenticate documents in the manner of a signature today; the word… …   Universalium

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