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Black Watch

noun
1.
a regiment of Scottish infantry in the British army (so called from the dark colors in their tartan).
2.
the plaid pattern of their tartan.
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Black Watch

noun
1.
the Black Watch, the Royal Highland Regiment in the British Army
Word Origin
so called for their dark tartan
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