Combatant

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Combatant Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • someone who fights (or is fighting)
  • engaging in or ready for combat

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • someone who fights (or is fighting)

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Combatant'


  • Combatant: carrier, see UXV Combatant. A combatant is a person who takes a direct part in the hostilities of an armed conflict. If a combatant follows the law of
  • Unified Combatant Command: A Unified Combatant Command (UCC) is a United States Department of Defense command that is composed of forces from at least two Military Departments and
  • Special warfare combatant-craft crewmen: The U.S. Navy's Special Warfare Combatant-Craft Crewmen (SWCC, pronounced "Swick") is a Special Operations Force that operates and maintains an inventory
  • Association of Combatant Clerics: Not to be confused with Combatant Clergy Association. The Association of Combatant Clerics (Persian: مجمع روحانیون مبارز‎; majma'-e rowhāniyūn-e mobārez
  • Enemy combatant: article is about persons held as enemy combatants. For the book, see Enemy Combatant (book). Enemy combatant is a term referring to persons who officially
  • Combatant Status Review Tribunal: The Combatant Status Review Tribunals (CSRT) were a set of tribunals for confirming whether detainees held by the United States at the Guantanamo Bay
  • Unlawful combatant: An unlawful combatant, illegal combatant or unprivileged combatant/belligerent is a combatant or non-combatant who directly engages in armed conflict in
  • Non-combatant: Non-combatant is a term of art in the law of war and international humanitarian law, describing civilians who are not taking a direct part in hostilities;
  • Combatant Clergy Association: Not to be confused with the reformist Association of Combatant Clerics. The Combatant Clergy Association (in Persian: جامعه روحانیت مبارز‎ Jāme'e-ye Rowhāniyyat-e
  • Office for the Administrative Review of the Detention of Enemy Combatants: The Office for the Administrative Review of the Detention of Enemy Combatants, established in 2004 by the Bush administration's Deputy Secretary of Defense

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