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

  Impresa \Im*pre"sa\ ([-e]m*pr[=a]"s[.a]), n. [It. See Emprise,
     and cf. Impress, n., 4.] (Her.)
     A device on a shield or seal, or used as a bookplate or the
     like. [Written also imprese and impress.]
     [1913 Webster]
  
           My impresa to your lordship; a swain
           Flying to a laurel for shelter.          --J. Webster.
     [1913 Webster]

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