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battalion

noun [C] uk   us   /bəˈtæl.i.ən/
a military unit consisting of three or more companies
Translations of “battalion”
in Vietnamese tiểu đoàn…
in Spanish batallón…
in Thai กองพันทหาร…
in Malaysian sekumpulan besar…
in French bataillon…
in German das Batailon…
in Chinese (Traditional) (軍隊的)營,營部…
in Indonesian batalyon…
in Russian батальон…
in Turkish tabur…
in Chinese (Simplified) (军队的)营,营部…
in Polish batalion…
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