What is the UK flag?

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The flag of the UK is the Union Flag (sometimes called a Union Jack but only when used on ships).

It is made up of the Scottish, English, and Irish flags and was created after the Act of Union. When Ireland withdrew from the UK the Irish elements of the flag remained.
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