Definition of Shoulder mark

1. Noun. Epaulets that indicate rank.

Exact synonyms: Shoulder Board
Generic synonyms: Epaulet, Epaulette
Group relationships: Military Uniform



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Shoulder Mark

shoulder bone
shoulder bursitis
shoulder check
shoulder devil
shoulder devils
shoulder dislocation
shoulder flash
shoulder fractures
shoulder girdle
shoulder girdles
shoulder holster
shoulder impingement syndrome
shoulder in
shoulder joint
shoulder joints
shoulder mark (current term)
shoulder pad
shoulder patch
shoulder presentation
shoulder season
shoulder seasons
shoulder sling dressing
shoulder strap
shoulder surf
shoulder surfer
shoulder surfers
shoulder surfing
shoulder to cry on
shoulder vise
shoulderbag

Literary usage of Shoulder mark

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Uncivilized Races of Men in All Countries of the World by John George Wood (1882)
"Many had a simple two-horned mark on each breast, and we sometimes saw upon them a clumsy imitation of the elaborate shoulder mark of the islanders. ..."

2. Military and Naval Recognition Book: A Handbook on the Organization by Joel William Bunkley (1918)
"Two gold stars on a shoulder mark of broad silver braid or two gold stars in a vertical row on a vertical rectangle of broad silver braid on the outer cuff ..."

3. Peterson's Magazine (1876)
"... beginning your measurement three inches from the end, to allow for the extra height of the shoulder. Mark off this length with a pencil, and proceed to ..."

4. Forestry Quarterly by New York State College of Forestry (1915)
"Dewlap—The dewlap is a neck or shoulder mark in general. It is made in the same manner as the wattle and looks the same, that is, like a cylinder of hide ..."

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