Blue–flags



any North American plant of the genus Iris, especially I. versicolor : the state flower of Tennessee.
Historical Examples

The Harvester Gene Stratton Porter
Illustrated Science for Boys and Girls Anonymous
The Saracen: The Holy War Robert Shea
Andy at Yale Roy Eliot Stokes
Harper’s Round Table, October 1, 1895 Various
Left Tackle Thayer Ralph Henry Barbour
The Turner Twins Ralph Henry Barbour

noun
an award given to a seaside resort that meets EU standards of cleanliness of beaches and purity of water in bathing areas

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