from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun An award made from a red ribbon given to a competitor who finishes in second place.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The band-fish.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A badge in the form of a short strip of red ribbon crossed over itself, worn to show one's support of the fight against, and of people affected by, HIV and AIDS.
  • noun a red ribbon awarded as a second-place prize.


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