Flag

A flag is a piece of fabric (most often rectangular or quadrilateral) with a distinctive design that is used as a symbol, as a signaling device, or as decoration. The term flag is also used to refer to the graphic design employed by a flag, or to its depiction in another medium. The first flags were used to assist military co-ordination on battlef...
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• (v. t.) To convey, as a message, by means of flag signals; as, to flag an order to troops or vessels at a distance. • (n.) 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...
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(from the article `chess`) The next significant change, the addition of a tiny latch called a flag, appeared at the turn of the 19th century and helped end the chronic ...
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(from the article `falcon`) ...60 cm (24 inches) in the gyrfalcon, an Arctic species. In true falcons the female is the larger and bolder of the sexes and is preferred for the ...
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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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noun stratified stone that splits into pieces suitable as paving stones
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signal flag noun a rectangular piece of fabric used as a signalling device
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[anime] ==Setting== Saeko Shirasu is a 25-year-old war frontline photo-journalist who became a celebrity after taking a picture of civilians raising a makeshift UN flag in war-torn Uddiyana. The image then became an instant symbol for peace. However, just before the peace agreement is achieved, the flag was stolen by an armed extremist grou...
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[chemotherapy] FLAG in the context of chemotherapy means an acronym for a chemotherapy regimen used for relapsed or refractory acute myelogenous leukemia. The FLAG regimen consists of: The FLAG and FLAG-based regimens can also be used in cases where there are concomitant AML and acute lymphoblastic leukemia, or AML and lymphoma, or in cases...
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[geometry] In (polyhedral) geometry, a flag is a sequence of faces of a polytope, each contained in the next, with just one face from each dimension. More formally, a flag ψ of an n-polytope is a set {F−1, F0, ..., Fn} such that Fi ≤ Fi+1 (−1 ≤ i ≤ n − 1) and there is precisely one Fi in ψ for each i, (−1 ≤ i ≤ n). Since...
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[lighting] A flag is a device used in lighting for motion picture and still photography to block light. It can be used to cast a shadow, provide negative fill, or protect the lens from a flare. Its usage is generally dictated by the director of photography, but the responsibility for placing them can vary by region, usually devolving to eit...
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[linear algebra] where n is the dimension of V (assumed to be finite-dimensional). Hence, we must have k ≤ n. A flag is called a complete flag if di = i, otherwise it is called a partial flag. A partial flag can be obtained from a complete flag by deleting some of the subspaces. Conversely, any partial flag can be completed (in many diffe...
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[painting] Flag is an encaustic painting by the American artist Jasper Johns. Created when Johns was 24 (1954–55), two years after he was discharged from the US Army, this painting was the first of many works that Johns has said were inspired by a dream of the U.S. flag in 1954. It is arguably the painting for which Johns is best known. T...
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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 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 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 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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A boolean variable to convey true-false info. In c, an int.
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A computerized means to identify data added to a file or the usage of a list segment by a given mailer.
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A long tail carried high. Feathering on the tail.
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A long tail carried high. Feathering on the tail.
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A mortgage in which the lending institution provides payments to a homeowner for a fixed number of y
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A pattern reflecting price fluctuations within a narrow range, generating a rectangular area on a graph both prior to and after sharp rises or declines.
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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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