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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A member of the oldest class of army veterans who served under a special standard in ancient Rome.
  • n. A standard-bearer.
  • adj. Of or relating to a vexillum.

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  • n. A standard-bearer.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A standard bearer.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as vexillar, 1.
  • In botany, of or pertaining to the vexillum or standard.
  • n. One who carries a vexillum; a standard-bearer.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

Latin vexillārius, from vexillum, flag; see vexillum.

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Latin vexillarius: compare French vexillaire.

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