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commandonoun [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
Translations of “commando”
in Vietnamese lính biệt kích…
in Spanish comando…
in Thai สมาชิกของหน่วยจู่โจม…
in Malaysian komando…
in French commando…
in German das Kommando…
in Chinese (Traditional) 突擊隊(隊員)…
in Indonesian komando…
in Russian командос…
in Turkish komando…
in Chinese (Simplified) 突击队(队员)…
in Polish komandos…
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