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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An army unit usually consisting of a headquarters and three or more companies; A large indefinite number..

Usage examples (34)
  • He sent a battalion of infantry and a battery of mountain artillery
  • A battalion of ants
  • The battalion from the west stopped in the wire when Spectre engaged their supporting tanks.
  • But here again the estimate helps us little, owing to the vague use of the terms battalion and squadron. for more
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