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regimentnoun [C, + sing/pl verb]

uk   us   /ˈredʒ.ɪ.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.
regimental
adjective uk   /ˌredʒ.ɪˈmen.təl/  us   /-əˈmen.t̬əl/
a regimental tie/uniform
Translations of “regiment”
in Arabic فَيلق, فِرْقة عَسْكَرِيّة…
in Korean 연대…
in Malaysian regimen…
in French régiment…
in Turkish alay…
in Italian reggimento…
in Chinese (Traditional) (軍隊的)團, 大批,大群(事物或人)…
in Russian полк…
in Polish pułk…
in Vietnamese trung đoàn…
in Spanish regimiento…
in Portuguese regimento…
in Thai กรมทหาร…
in German das Regiment…
in Catalan regiment…
in Japanese (軍の)連隊…
in Indonesian resimen…
in Chinese (Simplified) (军队的)团, 大批,大群(事物或人)…
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