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English definition of “march-past”

march-past

noun [C usually singular]     /ˈmɑːtʃ.pɑːst/ US  /ˈmɑːrtʃ.pæst/
a march of the armed forces past an officer of high rank or a king or queen Military training and ceremonies
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