Gardant

• (a.) Turning the head towards the spectator, but not the body; -- said of a lion or other beast.
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Gardant

Gar'dant adjective [ French See Guardant .] (Her.) Turning the head towards the spectator, but not the body; -- said of a lion or other beast.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/G/9