Meaning of “paratrooper” in the English Dictionary

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"paratrooper" in American English

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paratroopernoun [ C ]

us /ˈpær·əˌtru·pər/

a soldier who is trained to be dropped from an aircraft with a parachute:

French paratroopers held war games last week.

(Definition of “paratrooper” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)