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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The van or advanced body of an army. See vanguard.
  • noun Same as avant-garde, n..

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  • noun archaic The vanguard or advanced body of an army.
  • noun New and (usually) experimental; as, avant-guard music or film.

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