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Meaning of ANCHORED

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\An"chored\, a.
1. Held by an anchor; at anchor; held safely; as, an anchored
   bark; also, shaped like an anchor; forked; as, an anchored
   tongue.

2. (Her.) Having the extremities turned back, like the flukes
   of an anchor; as, an anchored cross. [Sometimes spelt
   {ancred}.]

 
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