Queen's colour

noun (in the UK) a union flag carried by a regiment along with its regimental colour.

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  • queen's color — noun Usage: often capitalized Q&C : king s color used when the British monarch is a queen * * * Queen s Color or Queen s Colour, the Union Jack as an emblem of, or carried with the colors of, a British regiment: »In brilliant sunshine on Saturday …   Useful english dictionary

  • Queen Elizabeth's Hospital — (more commonly known as QEH) is an independent school for boys in Clifton, Bristol, England. Stephen Holliday has served as Headmaster since 2000, having succeeded Dr Richard Gliddon. Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II is the School s patron though… …   Wikipedia

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