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non-combatantnoun [C]

uk   /ˌnɒnˈkɒm.bə.tənt/  us   /ˌnɑːnˈkɑːm.bə.t̬ənt/
a person, especially in the armed forces, who does not fight in a war, for example a priest or a doctor
non-combatant
adjective [before noun] uk   us  
non-combatant troops/ships
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Translations of “non-combatant”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指军队中的)非战斗人员…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指軍隊中的)非戰鬥人員…
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