Meaning of AVELLAN in English

AVELLAN

[avel.lan] or avel.lane adj [L abellana, avellana filbert, fr. fem. of Abellanus of Abella, fr. Abella, ancient town in Italy] (1611) of a heraldic cross: having the four arms shaped like conventionalized filberts--see cross illustration

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