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pennant

noun

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a piece of cloth with a special design that is used as an emblem or for signaling
  • the stadium was festooned with pennants from past championships

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The first known use of pennant was in 1698

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“Pennant.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pennant. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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