flagship flagship  /f ˈlæɡ ˌʃɪp/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the chief one of a related group
  2. (n) the ship that carries the commander of a fleet and flies his flag

Usage(s):

  1. KAEC serves as the flagship project.
  2. The result: Topshop debuts hundreds of new pieces in its London flagship outlet every week.
  3. The Munich company's flagship sedan was nothing less than everything the company knew about car building, and that was quite a lot.

News

  1. Flagship or land-grant? — How UI balances responsibilities of being labeled both ‘flagship’ and land-grant

    It has been a year since the University of Idaho community ensured UI was known as the state’s “flagship” university, its premier research school.And it’s been nearly 125 since the campus in Moscow was set ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Argonaut

  2. Titan LED’s Flagship 300 Watt High Bay LED Fixture Added to DesignLights Consortium’s Qualified Products List (QPL)

    Titan LED announced today that its flagship 300 Watt High Bay LED fixture has been added to DesignLights Consortium’s (DLC) coveted Qualified Products List (QPL). To achieve this key milestone, Titan LED had to pass the DLC’s rigorous manufacturer application process, and meet rigid standards for performance, quality, energy efficiency and commercial lighting design. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Adblade Opens Flagship Office in New York City

    Adblade, the web’s largest premium content-style ad network, today announced the opening of a new flagship office in New York City. The office, located at 92 236 West 30th Street N
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. "This flagship institution must have its new leadership in place as quickly as possible," Mr. Gates said.
    on Mar 2, 2007 By: Robert Gates Source: New York Times

  2. "We are very pleased about the fantastic level of interest in our flagship competition, with all initial bidders confirming their candidature," FIFA President Sepp Blatter said in a statement. "The diversity and quality of the contenders will...
    on Mar 17, 2009 By: Sepp Blatter Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "It would have been easy to let sleeping dogs lie and pretend nothing happened," Speed said. "But the reality is that the playing control team made a serious and fundamental error that caused the final of our flagship event to end in disarray...
    on Jun 22, 2007 By: Malcolm Speed Source: The Age

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