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black flag

n.
A Jolly Roger.
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black flag

n
(Nautical Terms) another name for the Jolly Roger
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Noun1.black flag - a flag usually bearing a white skull and crossbones on a black backgroundblack flag - a flag usually bearing a white skull and crossbones on a black background; indicates a pirate ship
flag - emblem usually consisting of a rectangular piece of cloth of distinctive design
skull and crossbones - emblem warning of danger or death
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