- noun a national branch in Muslim countries of the International Movement of the Red Cross and the Red Crescent.
English new terms dictionary. 2014.
Look at other dictionaries:
Red Crescent — ► NOUN ▪ a national branch in Muslim countries of the International Movement of the Red Cross and the Red Crescent … English terms dictionary
Red Crescent — n. a Muslim organization equivalent to the Red Cross: its symbol is a red crescent … English World dictionary
Red Crescent — n the Red Crescent an organization in Muslim countries that helps people who are suffering as a result of war, floods, disease etc … Dictionary of contemporary English
Red Crescent — /rɛd ˈkrɛzənt/ (say red krezuhnt) noun a humanitarian organisation in a Muslim country, performing similar functions to the Red Cross; such societies now incorporated into the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement … Australian English dictionary
red crescent — adjective Usage: usually capitalized R&C : of or relating to the Muslim equivalent of the International Red Cross * * * noun the Red Crescent : an organization in Islamic countries that helps people who are suffering because of a war or natural… … Useful english dictionary
Red Crescent — equivalent of the Red Cross in the Moslem world (symbolized by a red crescent on a white field) … Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games
Red Crescent — N PROPER: the N The Red Crescent is an organization in Muslim countries that helps people who are suffering, for example as a result of war, floods, or disease … English dictionary
Red Crescent — Red′ Cres′cent n. an organization functioning as the Red Cross in Muslim countries … From formal English to slang
Red Crescent — an organization functioning as the Red Cross in Muslim countries. * * * … Universalium
Red Crescent — noun a) A branch of the Red Cross that operates in Muslim countries. b) The symbol of this branch … Wiktionary