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 for Cottise
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Cottise \Cot"tise\ (k[o^]t"t[i^]s), n. [Cf. F. c[^o]t['e] side,
     L. costa rib.] (Her.)
     A diminutive of the bendlet, containing one half its area or
     one quarter the area of the bend. When a single cottise is
     used alone it is often called a cost. See also
     Couple-close.
     [1913 Webster]

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