Troop

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Troop Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a group of soldiers
  • a cavalry unit corresponding to an infantry company
  • an orderly crowd; "a troop of children"
  • a unit of girl or boy scouts
  • move or march as if in a crowd; "They children trooped into the room"
  • march in a procession; "the veterans paraded down the street"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a group of soldiers ,
  • a cavalry unit corresponding to an infantry company ,
  • a unit of girl or boy scouts ,
  • an orderly crowd; "a troop of children"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Troop'


  • Troop: For other uses, see Troop (disambiguation). A troop is a military sub-subunit, originally a small formation of cavalry, subordinate to a squadron
  • 52d Troop Carrier Wing: The 52d Troop Carrier Wing (52 TCW) is a disbanded unit of the United States Air Force. It was last assigned to the New York Air National Guard (NY ANG)
  • Troopship: "Troop transport" redirects here. For troops transported by helicopter, see transport helicopter. A troopship (also troop ship or troop transport
  • 441st Troop Carrier Wing: The 441st Troop Carrier Wing is an inactive United States Air Force Reserve organization. Its last assignment was to the 441st Troop Carrier Wing, stationed
  • Troop carrier: Troop carrier can refer to: Troopship Armoured personnel carrier
  • 50th Troop Carrier Wing: January 1941. In July 1942 it became the 50th Troop Carrier Wing and was a major training organization for I Troop Carrier Command until 1943, training subordinate

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* O, now, for ever Farewell the tranquil mind farewell content Farewell the plumed troop and the big wars That make ambition virtue O, farewell Farewell the neighing steed and the shrill trump, The spirit-stirring drum, the ear-piercing fife, The royal banner, and all quality, Pride, pomp, and circumstance of glorious war And, O you mortal engines, whose rude throats The immortal Jove's dread clamours counterfeit, Farewell Othello's occupation's gone - William Shakespeare


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