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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An air force unit larger than a flight and smaller than a group; A cavalry unit consisting of two or more troops and headquarters and supporting arms; A naval unit that is detached from the fleet for a particular task.

Usage examples (34)
  • The silence from the chickenhawk squadron is deafening.
  • Not that I'd patrol with the half-blown reliners they call squadron leaders these days.
  • How is an airplane which has never flown to be in squadron service in that period of time?
  • With this object in view the life of a fighting squadron is planned by the squadron commander. for more
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