Fitch'e
Fitch'e Fitch"['e], a. [Cf. F. fich['e], lit. p. p. of ficher to fasten, OF. fichier to pierce. Cf. 1st {Fish}.] (Her.) Sharpened to a point; pointed. [1913 Webster]

{Cross fitch['e]}, a cross having the lower arm pointed. [1913 Webster]


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