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Overview page. Subjects: Christianity.

The flat-crowned broad-brimmed hat traditionally distinctive of a cardinal. Although cardinals are now invested with a red biretta instead, the expression ‘red hat’ is still used for the...

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red hat

Overview page. Subjects: Christianity.

The flat-crowned broad-brimmed hat traditionally distinctive of a cardinal. Although cardinals are now invested with a red biretta instead, the expression ‘red hat’ is still used for the...

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red hat

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 32 words.

The flat-crowned broad-brimmed hat traditionally distinctive of a *cardinal. Although cardinals are now invested with a red *

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Red Hat

Edited by F. L. Cross and E. A. Livingstone.

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2005; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 75 words.

The flat-crowned broad-brimmed hat, with two clusters of 15 tassels, traditionally distinctive of a *cardinal. Until recently the Pope invested the cardinal with the red hat at the first...

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red hat

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 32 words.

The flat-crowned broad-brimmed hat traditionally distinctive of a cardinal. Although cardinals are now invested with a red biretta instead,

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Red Hats

Overview page. Subjects: Buddhism.

A Chinese term used indiscriminately for the three non-Geluk schools of Tibetan Buddhism.on account of their ceremonial red caps, in contrast to those of the Gelukpas which are yellow....

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red hat noun

Edited by John Ayto and John Simpson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Modern Slang

January 2008; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 26 words.

military A staff officer. 1916–. A. Waugh A number of very high-ranking officers were invited.…The visiting red hats were

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Red Hats

Damien Keown.

in A Dictionary of Buddhism

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Buddhism. 57 words.

A Chinese term used indiscriminately for the three non-Geluk schools of Tibetan Buddhism, on account of their ceremonial

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Red Hats

John Bowker.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

January 2000; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies. 72 words.

A loose term used by early W. commentators on Tibetan Buddhism to refer sometimes to the Nyingma school, sometimes to

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red hat

Edited by Tom Devonshire Jones, Linda Murray and Peter Murray.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Christian Art & Architecture

January 2013; p ublished online November 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Subjects in Art. 4 words.

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Red Hat enterprise

John Black, Nigar Hashimzade and Gareth Myles.

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2017; p ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 99 words.

An enterprise in China which, while being in fact privately owned, is officially registered as a public-owned organization, often as

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hat, the red

Edited by Tom Devonshire Jones, Linda Murray and Peter Murray.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Christian Art & Architecture

January 2013; p ublished online November 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Subjects in Art. 83 words.

A popular phrase for the cardinalate. It was a very broad-brimmed, flat-topped hat with fifteen tassels on either side. It was never actually worn after the cardinal was invested with it,...

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Red Hats (C.)

Edited by Robert E. Buswell and David S. Lopez.

in The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism

P ublished online July 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Buddhism. 89 words.

A popular designation in both European languages and Chinese for the Bka’ brgyud and sometimes the Rnying ma sects of

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Review: Red Hat Linux 6 Unleashed

David Totten.

in ITNOW

January 2000; p ublished online January 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Computing. 0 words.

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Red Hats (rebels in China):

John Bowker.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

January 2000; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies. 8 words.

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Red Hats (Turkish adherents of the Ṣafavis):

John Bowker.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

January 2000; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies. 9 words.

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cockscomb

Bryan A. Garner.

in Garner’s Modern English Usage

January 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 58 words.

A cockscomb is the fleshy red growth on a rooster's head. A coxcomb is either a hat resembling a cockscomb

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fez noun

Jennifer Speake and Mark LaFlaur.

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of Foreign Terms in English

January 1999; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 58 words.

E19 Turkish (fes, perhaps through French fez).

A flattopped conical brimless red hat with a tassel, worn

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Jenny Joseph (1932)

Edited by Nigel Rees.

in Brewer's Famous Quotations

January 2006; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 108 words.

When I am an old woman I shall wear purpleWith a red hat which doesn't go, and doesn't suit

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big apple n.

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 139 words.

a large-brimmed, oversized hat, in 1930s–40s style.

1967 M. Braly On the Yard (2002) 152: Red had attempted

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Jenny Joseph (1932– )

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles.

in Oxford Dictionary of Modern Quotations

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 75 words.

When I am an old woman I shall wear purpleWith a red hat which doesn't go, and doesn't suit

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