lance-corporal love

Definitions

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  • n. Alternative form of lance corporal.

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Examples

  • As for Lance himself, here's a pointer for you, friend, from a once perfectionistically competitive lance-corporal in the Soviet military: get yourself some mindful followers that won't ditch you at the first sign of imperfection, and keep up your great work with cancer.

    Pavel Somov, Ph.D.: Livewise

  • KIA lance-corporal disappears on way home | (28/06/09) Lance-corporal So Ba Du of the Special Gorkha Squandron of the Kachin Independence Army (KIA) disappeared while returning home from the squandron base in Laiza headquarters to Myitkyina in Burma's northern Kachin State on June 7, said KIA sources.

    News from Kachin State, Burma

  • By the time a soldier reaches the age of 21 – the age at which a newly qualified teacher might start – he will be on £54.60 a day (with no student loan repayments), unless of course he has been promoted, whence as a lance-corporal he will be earning £57.10 or, as a Corporal, a minimum of £64. 48p.

    What is wrong with these gormless hacks?

  • Steve was in Eight and Rab in Seven–he had already been promoted to lance-corporal.

    An Ordinary Soldier

  • On Tuesday, a lance-corporal shot Group 24 commanding officer

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Severloh, then a young lance-corporal in the German army in Normandy, aimed his rifle at the GI.

    Archive 2007-06-01

  • By the kind permission of the lance-corporal, who came to see us as soon as he had got into his trousers and shirt, we took up our quarters in the

    A Popular Account of Dr. Livingstone's Expedition to the Zambesi and Its Tributaries

  • A flagstaff and a Custom-house had been erected during our absence; a hut, also, for a black lance-corporal and three privates.

    A Popular Account of Dr. Livingstone's Expedition to the Zambesi and Its Tributaries

  • In one incident, a Special Forces lance-corporal who had brain cancer and started to "talk out" was allegedly killed by poison put in his tea and orange juice.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • He was a lance-corporal in the Bophuthtswana army at the time.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

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