Red Crescent


noun

an organization functioning as the Red Cross in Muslim countries.

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British Dictionary definitions for red crescent

Red Crescent

noun

a national branch of or the emblem of the Red Cross Society in a Muslim country
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Medicine definitions for red crescent

Red Crescent

n.

A branch of the Red Cross organization operating in a Muslim country.
The crescent-shaped emblem of such a branch.

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