the last post Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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the last postnoun [S]

uk   us   UK
a ​tune that is ​played on a bugle at ​militaryfunerals or when it is ​time for ​soldiers to go to ​bed
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(Definition of the last post from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the last post”
in Chinese (Simplified) 军人葬礼号, 军营熄灯号…
in Chinese (Traditional) 軍人葬禮號, 軍營熄燈號…
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