crescentade

crescentade

(ˈkrɛsənˌteɪd)
n
1. (Islam) a religious crusade or war fought under the flag of Turkey
2. (Islam) an Islamic jihad or holy war
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When the Palestinians recognize Israel and make peace, the anti-Israeli Crusade (or, rather, Crescentade) will lose its steam.