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noun [C, + sing/pl verb]     /ˈɡær.ɪ.sən/ US  /ˈɡer-/
a group of soldiers living in or defending a town or building , or the buildings that the soldiers live in: The 100-strong garrison has/have received no supplies for a week . a garrison town Places involved in military activity
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