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assault course

noun [C] uk   UK ( US obstacle course) us  
an area of land on which soldiers have to run between and climb over or cross various objects, designed to test their strength and physical condition: figurative Meetings with tax inspectors are often bureaucratic assault courses.
Translations of “assault course”
in Chinese (Traditional) 軍事訓練場地, 近戰訓練場, 障礙訓練場…
in Chinese (Simplified) 军事训练场地, 近战训练场, 障碍场…
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