regardant definition by Webster's New World
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Heraldry looking backward, with the head in profile: a lion regardant
Origin: ME: see regard
regardant definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Looking backward in profile: a lion regardant.
Origin: Middle English, from Old French, present participle of regarder, to regard; see regard.