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English definition of “flag”


noun [C] (SYMBOL)    /flæɡ/
B1 a piece of cloth , usually rectangular and attached to a pole at one edge , that has a pattern that shows it represents a country or a group , or has a particular meaning : Flags of all the participating countries are flying outside the stadium . Flags were flapping / fluttering in the breeze . The guard waved his flag and the train pulled away from the station .Flags
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