flag float

flag float

[′flag ‚flōt]
(engineering)
A pyrotechnic device that floats and burns upon the water, used for marking or signaling.
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He also wrote the President's proclamation: "Let the National Flag float over every school house in the country.
my absolute loneliness, and my last flag floats over the last rampart
Tonight the American flag floats from yonder hill or Molly Stark sleeps a widow