ban·de·role or ban·de·rol (băndə-rōl′) also ban·ne·rol (bănə-rōl′)
1. A narrow forked flag or streamer attached to a staff or lance or flown from a ship's masthead.
2. A representation of a ribbon or scroll bearing an inscription.
[French, from Italian banderuola, diminutive of bandiera, banner, from Vulgar Latin *bandāria; see BANNER.]
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