Definition of HERALDRY


HERALDRY

civil and canon law. The art or office of a herald. It is the
art, practice, or science of recording genealogies, and blazoning arms or
ensigns armorial. It also teaches whatever relates to the marshaling of
cavalcades, processions, and other public ceremonies. Encyc.; Ridleys View
of the Civil and Canon Law, pt. 2, c. 1, 6.



Source: Bouviers Law Dictionary 1856 Edition

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