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military honoursnoun [plural]

uk   us  
ceremoniesperformed by ​soldiers to ​honour a ​king, ​queen, or other ​importantperson, or to ​honour someone ​important who has ​died: The ​Colonel was ​buried with fullmilitaryhonours.
(Definition of military honours from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “military honours”
in Chinese (Simplified) 检阅仪仗队仪式, 军葬礼…
in Chinese (Traditional) 檢閱儀仗隊儀式, 軍葬禮…
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