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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A soldier who is a member of a particular military unit.

Usage examples (33)
  • On their arrival the men of the ninth had their number made up with legionary soldiers.
  • The legionary is dressed in a galea, a metal helmet with cheek guards, and a cuirass, body armour comprising overlapping iron plates.
  • The legionary wiped his nose, then pinched it shut.
  • Imagine a legionary carrying his own weight in rock. for more
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