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escutcheon

EN[ɪˈskʌtʃən] [-ʌtʃən]
WEscutcheon
  • Escutcheon (pronounced /ɪˈskʌtʃən/, i-SKUCH-ən) may refer to:
  • Escutcheon (heraldry), a shield or shield-shaped emblem, displaying a coat of arms
  • Escutcheon (furniture), an item of door furniture that surrounds a keyhole or lock cylinder
  • Escutcheon (firearms), a piece of metal inlet into the wood on the wrist of a gunstock between the tang and the stock comb as decoration and/or engraved for identification.
  • a decorative plate that surrounds a faucet in a bathtub or shower
  • (in medicine) the distribution of pubic hair
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
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    1. en escutcheons
    2. en escutcheoned
    3. en escutcheon pin
    4. en escutcheon of pretence
    Source: Wiktionary
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    Grammatically, this word "escutcheon" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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