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the last post

noun [S] uk   us  
a tune that is played on a bugle at military funerals or when it is time for soldiers to go to bed
Translations of “the last post”
in Chinese (Traditional) 軍人葬禮號, 軍營熄燈號…
in Chinese (Simplified) 军人葬礼号, 军营熄灯号…
(Definition of the last post from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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