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Stars and Bars

noun
1.
U.S. History. the flag adopted by the Confederate States of America, consisting of two broad horizontal bars of red separated by one of white, with a blue union marked with a circle of white stars, one for each Confederate state.
Compare Southern Cross (def 2).
Origin
1861
1861, Americanism
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Stars and Bars

noun
1.
(functioning as sing) the Stars and Bars, the flag of the Confederate States of America
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