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English definition of “soldier”

soldier

noun [C]     /ˈsəʊl.dʒər/ US  /ˈsoʊl.dʒɚ/
B1 a person who is in an army and wears its uniform , especially someone who fights when there is a war : Soldiers were patrolling the streets .Soldiers and people who fight in wars
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