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Commando

Commando Meaning & Definition
Commando Definition And Meaning

What's The Definition Of Commando?

[n] an amphibious military unit trained for raids into enemy territory
[n] a member of a military unit trained as shock troops for hit-and-run raids

Synonyms | Synonyms for Commando: ranger

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See Also | force | man | military force | military group | military man | military personnel | military unit | serviceman

Commando In Webster's Dictionary

\Com*man"do\, n. [D. See {Command}, v. t.] In South Africa, a military body or command; also, sometimes, an expedition or raid; as, a commando of a hundred Boers. The war bands, called commandos, have played a great part in the . . . military history of the country. --James Bryce.

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