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

  • n. A white cloth or flag signaling truce or surrender.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A flag with a white color, often used as a symbol of surrender.

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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