banderole


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ban·de·role

or ban·de·rol  (băn′də-rōl′) also ban·ne·rol (băn′ə-rōl′)
n.
1. A narrow forked flag or streamer attached to a staff or lance or flown from a ship's masthead.
2. A representation of a ribbon or scroll bearing an inscription.

[French, from Italian banderuola, diminutive of bandiera, banner, from Vulgar Latin *bandāria; see banner.]

banderole

(ˈbændəˌrəʊl) or

banderol

;

bannerol

n
1. (Nautical Terms) a long narrow flag, usually with forked ends, esp one attached to the masthead of a ship; pennant
2. a square flag draped over a tomb or carried at a funeral
3. (Architecture) a ribbon-like scroll or sculptured band bearing an inscription, found esp in Renaissance architecture
4. (Heraldry) a streamer on a knight's lance
[C16: from Old French, from Italian banderuola, literally: a little banner, from bandiera banner]

ban•de•role

or ban•de•rol

(ˈbæn dəˌroʊl)

n.
1. a small flag or streamer.
2. a narrow scroll usu. bearing an inscription.
[1555–65; < Middle French < Italian banderuola=bandier(a) banner + -uola, variant of -ola -ole1]
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banderole

or banderol
also bannerol
noun
Fabric used especially as a symbol:
References in classic literature ?
A second squire held aloft his master's lance, from the extremity of which fluttered a small banderole, or streamer, bearing a cross of the same form with that embroidered upon his cloak.
The choicest tapestries which the looms of Arras could furnish draped the walls, whereon the battles of Judas Maccabaeus were set forth, with the Jewish warriors in plate of proof, with crest and lance and banderole, as the naive artists of the day were wont to depict them.
Le depute Zekal a hisse une banderole denoncant le projet.
Label options include five-sided, three sided, banderole with or without bottom label, two half banderoles with separate bottom label and bottom only, allowing manufacturers to tailor the pack design to their precise product and branding requirements.
Label options include five-sided, three-sided, banderole with or without bottom label, two half banderoles with separate bottom label and bottom only, allowing manufacturers to tailor the pack design to their precise product and branding requirements.
The banderole above the offside or left-side passenger door lists Florence, Leeds, Haydenville and Williamsburg, indicating coach service in the villages near Northampton.
In the ceremony that held according the precedents of marines, Turkish Parliamentary Speaker Cemil Ecicek presented the banderole of the warship to its commander.
A columnist absolution from the Palakkad dividion claimed that Piyush Agarwal, Divisional Railway Manager, accent the achievements of the division from April to the third week of January afterwards amplification the civic banderole at the Republic Day celebrations in Palakkad.
the LI until sections of the Act dealing with folkloric and public domain works, as well as the mandatory use of security stickers on cassette and CD albums--also referred to as banderole or gamugram and designed to deter counterfeiting--have been resolved.
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Il est a souligner que cette activite du parti et son organisation parallele se poursuit jusqu'au 18 fevrier prochain et consiste a monter un dalot dans des points strategiques de la cite, au sein duquel s'affairent les jeunes militants autour des citoyens et des citoyennes qui prennent d'assaut cet espace, traverse d'une longue banderole pour la circonstance.
The only figure not identified by a banderole is the female figure at the lower right.