Part of speech:
To give emotional, moral, or mental strength to; encourage:
In the U.S., all able-bodied male citizens between 18 and 45 years old who are not already members of the regular armed forces: members of the National Guard and of the Reserves (of the Army, Air Force, Coast Guard, Navy, and Marine Corps) constitute the organized militia; all others, the unorganized militia
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A place where a group having certain views, attitudes, etc. is concentrated
(Archaic) To escort as a guard.
(Historical) A strong wooden fort with a projecting second story and openings in the walls for the defenders to shoot from
Something that serves to fortify, especially military works erected to fortify a position or place.
To guard from attack; keep from harm or danger; protect
The definition of a regiment is a large number of people, particularly referring to a military unit made of two or more battalions.
United States abolitionist who published an anti-slavery journal (1805-1879)
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