U.S. History. the flag adopted by the Confederate States of America, consisting of two broad horizontal bars of red separated by one of white, with a blue union marked with a circle of white stars, one for each Confederate state.
Compare Southern Cross (def 2).
Stars and Bars
(functioning as sing) the Stars and Bars, the flag of the Confederate States of America
noun 1. the national flag of the U.S., consisting of 13 horizontal stripes that are alternately red and white, representing the original states, and of a blue field containing 50 white stars, representing the present states. Stars and Stripes noun 1. (functioning as sing) the Stars and Stripes, the national flag of the United States […]
noun 1. a sapphire, cut cabochon, exhibiting asterism in the form of a colorless six-rayed star. star sapphire noun 1. a sapphire showing a starlike figure in reflected light because of its crystalline structure
Portable storage/retrieval language for distributed databases. “Starset programming Language”, M.M. Gilula et al, Nauka, Moscow 1991, ISBN 5-02-006831-4.
adjective 1. of the shape of or like a star. 2. Mathematics. starlike (def 3).