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EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin con- "altogether, completely" and tornāre "to make round".

AdjectiveEdit

contourné (comparative more contourné, superlative most contourné)

  1. (heraldry) In blazon, a term used to describe beasts or monsters that have been turned around to face sinister instead of dexter.

FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

contourné m (feminine singular contournée, masculine plural contournés, feminine plural contournées)

  1. past participle of contourner

AdjectiveEdit

contourné (feminine singular contournée, masculine plural contournés, feminine plural contournées)

  1. bypassed, circumvented
  2. distorted, crooked, wobbly

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