marching order


marching order
noun Military equipment for marching.

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  • marching order — noun equipage for marching the company was dressed in full marching order • Hypernyms: ↑materiel, ↑equipage …   Useful english dictionary

  • In marching order — Marching March ing, a. & n., fr. {March}, v. [1913 Webster] {Marching money} (Mil.), the additional pay of officer or soldier when his regiment is marching. {In marching order} (Mil.), equipped for a march. {Marching regiment}. (Mil.) (a) A… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • heavy marching order — The condition of troops fully equipped for field service • • • Main Entry: ↑heavy …   Useful english dictionary

  • light marching order — noun : an equipment of troops consisting of at most a canteen and haversack with arms and ammunition …   Useful english dictionary

  • Marching — March ing, a. & n., fr. {March}, v. [1913 Webster] {Marching money} (Mil.), the additional pay of officer or soldier when his regiment is marching. {In marching order} (Mil.), equipped for a march. {Marching regiment}. (Mil.) (a) A regiment in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Marching money — Marching March ing, a. & n., fr. {March}, v. [1913 Webster] {Marching money} (Mil.), the additional pay of officer or soldier when his regiment is marching. {In marching order} (Mil.), equipped for a march. {Marching regiment}. (Mil.) (a) A… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Marching regiment — Marching March ing, a. & n., fr. {March}, v. [1913 Webster] {Marching money} (Mil.), the additional pay of officer or soldier when his regiment is marching. {In marching order} (Mil.), equipped for a march. {Marching regiment}. (Mil.) (a) A… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • order — /ˈɔdə / (say awduh) noun 1. an authoritative direction, injunction, command, or mandate. 2. Australian History → land order. 3. Also, court order. Law a direction given by a court, judge, or minister of the crown. 4. Military a command or notice… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Marching percussion — instruments are specially designed to be played while moving. This is achieved by attaching the drum(s) to a special harness (also called a carrier or rack) worn by the drummer. The drums are designed and tuned for maximum articulation and… …   Wikipedia

  • Marching Men —   …   Wikipedia


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