Definition of the Red Crescent noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

the Red Crescent

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the name used by national branches in Muslim countries of the International Movement of the Red Cross and the Red Crescent, an organization that takes care of people suffering because of war or natural disasters
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: the Red Crescent