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chequered flag

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishchequered flagˌchequered ˈflag noun [countable]  flag.jpg x-refa British spelling of checkered flag
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chequered flagIts chequered flag design is a bit tacky.However, defending champion Lyons was in top form and went on to take the chequered flag for the second year running.The famous horseshoe-shaped radiator was seen taking the chequered flag at Le Mans, Brooklands and Silverstone.Coulthard took the chequered flag 15.8sec ahead of Rubens Barrichello in the second Ferrari.It was a disappointing performance by the Bears for whom only Mark Lemon and the determined Odom took the chequered flag.
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