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English definition of “commando”

commando

noun [C] uk   /kəˈmɑːn.dəʊ/ us    /-ˈmæn.doʊ/ (plural commandos or commandoes)
(a member of) a small group of soldiers that are specially trained to make attacks on enemy areas that are very dangerous or difficult to attack
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