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close-order drill


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A military drill in marching, maneuvering, and formal handling of arms in which the participants perform at close intervals.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. (military) military drill of troops in standard marching (shoulder-to-shoulder)


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