shoulder patch


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shoulder patch

n.
A cloth patch bearing identifying markings, worn on the upper portion of the sleeve of a uniform.

shoulder patch

n
(Military) military US an emblem worn high on the arm as an insignia. Also called: shoulder flash

shoul′der patch`


n.
a cloth identifying emblem worn on the upper sleeve of a uniform.
[1940–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.shoulder patch - patch worn on the shoulder of a military uniform to indicate rank
military uniform - prescribed identifying uniform for soldiers
patch - a piece of cloth used as decoration or to mend or cover a hole
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