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

  • n. A volunteer force formed to defend a homeland while the regular army is fighting elsewhere.

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  • n. a volunteer unit formed to defend the homeland while the regular army is fighting elsewhere

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