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colorbearer

[kuhl-er-bair-er] /ˈkʌl ərˌbɛər ər/
noun
1.
a person who carries the colors or standard, especially of a military body.
Compare guidon (def 2).
Origin of colorbearer
1890-1895
1890-95; color + bearer
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