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  • n. Plural form of cadet.


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  • CHARLESTON, S.C.Duty is a word cadets live by at The Citadel, the historic military college in Charleston, S.C. Front Page

  • And Mitt Romney, the former governor of Massachusetts, received roars of applause last year for a speech on campus in which he called the cadets "heroes."

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  • The local people, aided by the cadets from the city's Naval College, repel the invaders, but only after suffering heavy losses: 193 dead and 600 wounded.

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  • Training and certification of police cadets is strictly governed statewide by the Maryland Police and Correctional Training commissions, which regularly inspect police academies 'training files, including testing records, to ensure that officers are ready for patrol.

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  • The military academy, he says, instills in cadets “a sense of pride and a genuine, deep-seated contempt for everyone outside the military.”

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  • Of course the point remains that CAP cadets is not even in the same ballpark as active, or even active reserve, duty.

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  • Over 470,000 high school students are enrolled in the Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC), a program that they may join as cadets from the age of 14.

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  • Some eight extra commissions were offered to the fourth term cadets who were willing to forgo their opportunities of qualifying for the Royal Engineers by remaining for another term.

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  • The sixth through eighth-grade students, who are called cadets, wear blue uniforms.

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  • Raminder Pal Singh/EPA Indian cadets from the National Cadet Corps marched past in a dress rehearsal in Amritsar, India, on Friday.

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