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

  • n. The official roll of persons in a military or naval unit.
  • n. An inventory; a roster.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An official list of the officers and men in a military (or naval) unit

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a list or register of all the men in a company, troop, or regiment, present or accounted for on the day of muster.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A list or return of all troops, including all officers and soldiers actually present on parade, or otherwise accounted for, on muster-day; hence, any similar list.
  • n. A similar register kept on shipboard, in which are recorded the names of the ship's company.

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

  • n. a list of names of officers and men in a military unit or ship's company


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