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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A military unit that is a subdivision of a company; A team of policemen working under the military system; A group of persons who are engaged in a common activity.

Usage examples (41)
  • The defensive platoon of the football team
  • That's because there isn't one specific focal character; if anything, the platoon is the focal character.
  • The natural strength of a platoon is understrength.
  • I suppose that's what the word platoon has become, with time. for more
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