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bannerol

[ban-uh-rohl] /ˈbæn əˌroʊl/
noun
1.
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banderole

/ˈbændəˌrəʊl/
noun
1.
a long narrow flag, usually with forked ends, esp one attached to the masthead of a ship; pennant
2.
a square flag draped over a tomb or carried at a funeral
3.
a ribbon-like scroll or sculptured band bearing an inscription, found esp in Renaissance architecture
4.
a streamer on a knight's lance
Word Origin
C16: from Old French, from Italian banderuola, literally: a little banner, from bandierabanner

bannerol

/ˈbænəˌrəʊl/
noun
1.
a variant of banderole
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