Definitions for flag of truce
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
flag′ of truce′(n.)
a white flag displayed to the enemy as an invitation to suspend military hostilities temporarily and confer.
Origin of flag of truce:
white flag, flag of truce(noun)
flag consisting of a piece of white cloth that is hoisted to signal surrender or to ask for a truce
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