from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A white flag brought or displayed to an enemy as a request for a conference or as a signal of surrender.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a white flag carried or exhibited by one of the hostile parties, during the flying of which hostilities are suspended.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. flag consisting of a piece of white cloth that is hoisted to signal surrender or to ask for a truce
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