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infantry

noun [U, + sing/pl verb] uk   us   /ˈɪn.fən.tri/
the part of an army that fights on foot: The infantry was/were sent into battle. It's a light/heavy infantry unit.
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in Vietnamese bộ binh…
in Spanish infantería…
in Thai ทหารราบ…
in Malaysian infantri…
in French infanterie…
in German die Infanterie…
in Chinese (Traditional) 步兵,步兵團…
in Indonesian infanteri…
in Russian пехота…
in Turkish piyade, piyade askeri…
in Chinese (Simplified) 步兵,步兵团…
in Polish piechota…
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