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 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 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 stratified stone that splits into pieces suitable as paving stones
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Flag

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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Flag

• (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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flag

(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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flag

(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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flag

a piece of cloth, bunting, or similar material displaying the insignia of a community, an armed force, an office, or an individual. A flag is ... [3 related articles]
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Flag

Flag is decorating slang for a feature of bristle brushes whereby the tips of the hair split into two or three separate strands.
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Flag

[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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Flag

[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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Flag

This has two meanings. 1.: It can be a large black cloth on a frame used on a shoot to keep light out of part of the composition. 2.: In the cutting room it is a small piece of tape attached to a shot in a roll and used exactly as you would use a bookmark. The flag sticks out the side of the roll, making it easy to find that shot again quickly
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