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English definition of “cockade”

cockade

noun [C] uk   /kɒkˈeɪd/ us    /kɑːˈkeɪd/
a decorative knot of cloth worn in the hat, often for official ceremonies, to show rankThings worn to cover the head, face or neckCeremonial clothes and objects
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