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n, pl knights bannerets
(Historical Terms) another name for a banneret
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|Noun||1.||knight banneret - a knight honored for valor; entitled to display a square banner and to hold higher command|
knight - originally a person of noble birth trained to arms and chivalry; today in Great Britain a person honored by the sovereign for personal merit
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