Red Crescent

  1. an organization functioning as the Red Cross in Muslim countries.

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How to use Red Crescent in a sentence

  • "Yes—the Red Crescent," he stammered once more; then the death-throes closed his lips—one short struggle, and he was a corpse.

  • The Red Crescent floats over the buildings within the Seraglio enclosure to-day.

  • In its place we find a Red Crescent well down on the neck, and partially hidden by the short gray feathers about it.

    Ways of Wood Folk | William J. Long

British Dictionary definitions for Red Crescent

Red Crescent

  1. a national branch of or the emblem of the Red Cross Society in a Muslim country

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