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platoon

noun [C, + sing/pl verb] uk   us   /pləˈtuːn/
a small group of about ten or twelve soldiers, with a lieutenant in charge of it
Translations of “platoon”
in Vietnamese trung đội…
in Spanish pelotón…
in Thai กอง (ทหาร)…
in Malaysian platun…
in French section…
in German der Zug…
in Chinese (Traditional) (軍隊的)排…
in Indonesian peleton…
in Russian взвод…
in Turkish takım, müfreze…
in Chinese (Simplified) (军队的)排…
in Polish pluton…
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