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flag day

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Flag Day, June 14(noun)

    commemorating the adoption of the United States flag in 1777

Wiktionary

  1. flag day(Noun)

    A day on which a registered charity raises money, usually by selling small lapel flags.

  2. flag day(Noun)

    A day designated for changing to an incompatible system.

  3. flag day(Noun)

    A change which is neither forward nor backward compatible.

  4. Flag Day(ProperNoun)

    A day commemorating the adoption of a national flag.

Freebase

  1. Flag Day

    A flag day is a flag-related holliday—either a day designated for flying a certain flag, or a day set aside to celebrate a historical event such as a nation's adoption of its flag. Flag days are usually codified in national statutes, however, in some countries a decree by the head of state can also order a flag day. The statute or decree may specify locations where flags are flown and how are they flown; alternatively, custom may prevail.

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. flag day

    A software change that is neither forward- nor backward-compatible, and which is costly to make and costly to reverse. “Can we install that without causing a flag day for all users?” This term has nothing to do with the use of the word flag to mean a variable that has two values. It came into use when a change was made to the definition of the ASCII character set during the development of Multics. The change was scheduled for Flag Day (a U.S. holiday), June 14, 1966.The change altered the Multics definition of ASCII from the short-lived 1965 version of the ASCII code to the 1967 version (in draft at the time); this moved code points for braces, vertical bar, and circumflex. See also backward combatability. The Great Renaming was a flag day. [Most of the changes were made to files stored on CTSS, the system used to support Multics development before it became self-hosting.] [As it happens, the first installation of a commercially-produced computer, a Univac I, took place on Flag Day of 1951 —ESR]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of flag day in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of flag day in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of flag day in a Sentence

  1. John Hoellwarth:

    Also, maybe take a moment to learn something about our flag that you didn't know, i think that's a cool way to celebrate Flag Day.

  2. Eric Burkett:

    This is our forever home, Eric Burkett said, holding back tears as Eric Burkett six year old son Lochlen patted his arm. There's a master bathroom that is completely accessible. There are adaptive showers so that Eric Burkett can bathe Eric Burkett and self-lowering shelves in the state-of-the-art kitchen, so that now Eric Burkett can cook again for Eric Burkett family. The idea of getting up and moving around freely without thinking about logistics. Should I use a chair ? Should I use crutches ? All that's gone, Eric Burkett said. Pointing to the wall of Eric Burkett new home outside Pittsburgh, this Marine has a few reminders from Flag Day that Eric Burkett life changed on a training mission in Morocco. That is actually of one of the prop rotors of the V-22 that crashed. On the back of that, I don't know how many Marines signed that, Eric Burkett said. The foundation started by actor Gary Sinise, best known for Gary Sinise role as Lt. Dan in the 1994 movie Forrest Gump, is trying to build 10 to 12 homes per year for severely injured veterans and first responders. It will hand over the keys to its 50th smart home this August. Donations from Home Depot, JC Penny, GE, Benjamin Moore and the Semper Fi Fund among others made Home Depot possible. Fox News first told the Burketts' story in 2014 while The Burketts ' and The Burketts ' family were recovering at Walter Reed. The Burketts ' and The Burketts ' wife were raising their four children at the time in a set of tiny rooms at the hospital. They have since given birth to twins, Nolynn and Roawyn, who are now 18 months old. A master archer, Eric Burkett began competing as a Paralympian in an effort to begin to heal after the crash. I hate shooting from a wheelchair. A lot of guys don't mind it because you're a little bit lower, you don't have to worry about this instability of your legs.

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