an athletic contest comprising five different events, a 300-meter freestyle swim, a 4000-meter cross-country run, a 5000-meter equestrian steeplechase, épée fencing, and pistol target-shooting at 25 meters, the winner being the contestant with the highest total score.
an athletic contest consisting of five different events: horse riding with jumps, fencing with electric épée, freestyle swimming, pistol shooting, and cross-country running
noun 1. a pace, equal to a single step, used to coordinate the marching of soldiers, equal in the U.S. to 2½ feet (76 cm) for quick time and 3 feet (91 cm) for double time. noun 1. the pace of a single step in marching, taken to be 30 inches for quick time (120 […]
plural noun 1. soldiers who perform police duties within the army. Abbreviation: MP. noun 1. a corps within an army that performs police and disciplinary duties
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noun 1. the study of the causative factors and tactical principles of warfare. 2. an academic course dealing with these factors and principles.