flagship
noun Date: 1672 1. the ship that carries the commander of a fleet or subdivision of a fleet and flies the commander's flag 2. the finest, largest, or most important one of a series, network, or chain <
the company's flagship store
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  • Flagship — Flag ship , n. (Naut.) The vessel which carries the commanding officer of a fleet or squadron and flies his distinctive flag or pennant. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • flagship — (n.) 1670s, ship bearing an admiral s flag, from FLAG (Cf. flag) (n.) + SHIP (Cf. ship) (n.). Figurative use by 1933 …   Etymology dictionary

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  • Flagship — ) to fly a distinguishing flag.Used in this way, flagship is fundamentally a temporary designation; the flagship is wherever the admiral is flying his flag. However, admirals have always needed additional facilities; a meeting room large enough… …   Wikipedia

  • FlagShip — Logo von FlagShip FlagShip ist eine objektorientierte und prozedurale Programmiersprache, basierend auf xBase, dessen Quellcodes der Compiler ebenfalls übersetzen kann. FlagShip ist für die 32 und 64bit Betriebssysteme Linux, Unix und Microsoft… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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