Flag

A piece of cloth, varying in size, shape, color, and design, usually attached at one edge to a staff or cord, and used as the symbol of a nation, state, or organization, as a means of signaling, etc.; ensign; standard; banner; pennant. - from Infoplease.com

flag

v. 1. to signal or attract attention. 2. in swabbing or bailing, to attach a piece of cloth to the wireline to enable the operator to estimate the position of the swab or bailer in the well.

flag

n. 1. a piece of cloth, rope or nylon strand used to mark the wireline when swabbing or bailing. 2. an indicator of wind direction used during drilling or workover operations where hydrogen Sulphide (sour) gas may be encountered.

flag

[n] - a rectangular piece of fabric used as a signalling device 2. [n] - stratified stone that splits into pieces suitable as paving stones 3. [n] - emblem usually consisting of a rectangular piece of cloth of distinctive design 4. [n] - a conspicuously marked or shaped tail 5. [v] - decorate with flags, as of buildings 6. [v...
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Flag

A pattern seen on a chart of a futures price. If a price rises (or falls) sharply and then iterates... <a target=_blank href='http://www.finance-glossary.com/terms/flag.htm?id=12762&ginPtrCode=00000&PopupMode=false' title='Read full definition of flag'>more</a>
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Flag

A variable which can take one of only two values.
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flag

Piece of cloth used as an emblem or symbol for nationalistic, religious, or military displays, or as a means of signalling. Flags originated from the representations of animals and other objects...
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Flag

The designed title of a newspaper as it appears at the top of page one.
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Flag

Any of various types of indicators used for identification of a condition or event; for example, a character that signals the termination of a transmission.
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Flag

Flag (flăg) intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Flagged ; present participle & verbal noun Flagging .] [ Confer Icelandic flaka to droop, hang loosely. Confer Flacker , Flag an ensign.] 1. T...
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Flag

Flag (flăg) transitive verb 1. To let droop; to suffer to fall, or let fall, into feebleness; as, to flag the wings. prior. 2. To enervate; to exhaust the vigor or elasticity of. « Nothing so flags the spirits.» Echard.
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Flag

Flag noun [ Confer LG. & German flagge , Swedish flagg , Danish flag , Dutch vlag . See Flag to hang loose.] 1. That which flags or hangs down loosely. 2. A cloth usually bearing a device or devices and used to indicate nationality, party, etc., or ...
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Flag

Flag transitive verb [ From Flag an ensign.] 1. To signal to with a flag; as, to flag a train. 2. To convey, as a message, by means of flag signals; as, to flag an order to troops or vessels at a distance.
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Flag

Flag noun [ From Flag to hang loose, to bend down.] (Botany) An aquatic plant, with long, ensiform leaves, belonging to either of the genera Iris and Acorus . Cooper's flag , the cat-tail ( Typha latifolia ), the long leaves of which are placed between th...
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Flag

Flag transitive verb To furnish or deck out with flags.
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Flag

Flag noun [ Icelandic flaga , confer Icelandic flag spot where a turf has been cut out, and English flake layer, scale. Confer Floe .] 1. A flat stone used for paving. Woodward. 2. (Geol.) Any hard, evenly stratified sandstone, which splits i...
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Flag

Flag transitive verb To lay with flags of flat stones. « The sides and floor are all flagged with . . . marble.» Sandys.
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Flag

Flag noun (Zoology) One of the wing feathers next the body of a bird; -- called also flag feather .
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Flag

Flag transitive verb To decoy (game) by waving a flag, handkerchief, or the like to arouse the animal's curiosity. « The antelope are getting continually shyer and more difficult to flag T. Roosevelt.
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flag

1. That which flags or hangs down loosely. ... 2. A cloth usually bearing a device or devices and used to indicate nationality, party, etc, or to give or ask information; commonly attached to a staff to be waved by the wind; a standard; a banner; an ensign; the colours; as, the national flag; a military or a naval flag. ... 3. <zoology> A gro...
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flag

signal flag noun a rectangular piece of fabric used as a signalling device
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flag

noun a conspicuously marked or shaped tail
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flag

noun emblem usually consisting of a rectangular piece of cloth of distinctive design
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flag

verb provide with a flag; `Flag this file so that I can recognize it immediately`
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flag

verb communicate or signal with a flag
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