Meaning of “regiment” in the English Dictionary

"regiment" in British English

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regimentnoun [ C, + sing/pl verb ]

uk /ˈredʒ.ɪ.mənt/ us /ˈredʒ.ə.mənt/

a large group of soldiers, or (more generally) any large number of things or people:

Regiments are usually commanded by a colonel and are sometimes made up of soldiers from a particular city or part of the country.
adjective uk /ˌredʒ.ɪˈmen.təl/ us /ˌredʒ.əˈmen.t̬əl/

a regimental tie/uniform

(Definition of “regiment” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"regiment" in American English

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regimentnoun [ C ]

us /ˈredʒ·ə·mənt/

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