bridgehead Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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bridgeheadnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈbrɪdʒ.hed/
a good ​position that an ​army has taken in ​enemyland, from which it can ​attack the ​enemy more ​effectively: The ​advancetroops established a bridgehead early in the ​fighting.
(Definition of bridgehead from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bridgehead”
in Chinese (Simplified) 桥头阵地,桥头堡(在敌占区内夺取的据点)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 橋頭陣地,橋頭堡(在敵佔區內奪取的據點)…
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