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the chequered flag

noun [S] uk ( US the checkered flag)   us  
the black and white flag that is waved to show that a car has won a race: Three minutes from the chequered flag, Hamilton was in the lead by 2.25 seconds.
Translations of “the chequered flag”
in Chinese (Traditional) (表示賽車獲勝時揮動的)黑白方格旗…
in Chinese (Simplified) (表示赛车获胜时挥动的)黑白方格旗…
(Definition of the chequered flag from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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