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  • noun historical Greek guerrilla fighters during the Greek War of Independence.

Etymologies

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Greek Αρματολοί

Examples

  • They had cleared the Turkish camp, and were expecting to meet the bands of Greek armatoli, who had promised to fall upon the enemy's rear, when, instead of friends, they encountered troop after troop of

    A History of Modern Europe, 1792-1878

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