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the trooping of the colour

UK a ​ceremony in which a ​militaryflag is ​carried in ​public with the ​soldiers that it ​representsmarching behind it: We ​watched the ​trooping of the ​colourlive from Horse ​GuardsParade.
(Definition of the trooping of the colour from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the trooping of the colour”
in Chinese (Simplified) 军旗列队仪式…
in Chinese (Traditional) 軍旗列隊儀式…
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