guidon


guidon

noun

Definition of GUIDON

a piece of cloth with a special design that is used as an emblem or for signaling <each army command unit flew a different color guidon, though they were all the same shape>
Synonyms banderole (or banderol), banner, colors, ensign, guidon, jack, pendant (also pendent) [chiefly British], pennant, pennon, standard, streamer

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