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epaulette

[¦ep·ə¦let]
(invertebrate zoology)
Any of the branched or knobbed processes on the oral arms of many Scyphozoa.
The first haired scale at the base of the costal vein in Diptera.
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Designate the remaining epaulets as the lower epaulets.
While we talked, a crowd of hopeful faces, white shirts, blue ties and red-on-green epaulet covers surrounded us.
Let Mr Plevneliev set foot on the battlefield so that he can win his epaulets by himself," Kuneva urged Prime Minister Borisov.
com/Equine/Blood stock/Cheltenham, is pounds 10,000 for all-beige silks with white epaulets.
He was dressed in a gold-embroidered jacket, with the epaulets of a general, and rode "Pastor," his favorite horse.
EPAULETS TO RULE NORTH KOREA (The Japan Times, an English-language daily)
Next time you see footage of starving African tribes struggling to survive on the scorched savannah and you spot one tribesman sporting a fawn-coloured cardie with suede epaulets, it's mine and I want it back.
While opposition parties Republican People's Party (CHP), Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) and Peace and Democracy Party (BDP) tried all the "delay" tactics during the General Assembly meeting at the Turkish parliament, CHP chairperson Deniz Baykal said the package aimed at invading the jurisdiction through a "coup without epaulets or uniforms".
Trench and long coats, biker and cropped jackets, with military style detailing, epaulets and zippers were ideal for a trip to the moon.
As Sullivan looked on with his Russian-style hat and overcoat with epaulets that made him look for all the world like a Soviet president inspecting his troops in a May Day parade, West Ham froze.
We don't wear shakos or other band helmets, and there are no epaulets on our shoulders.
Uniforms was hawking handsome five-button red vests with epaulets, modern-day livery for the old-fashioned valet.