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cavalryman

[kav-uh l-ree-muh n, -man] /ˈkæv əl ri mən, -ˌmæn/
noun, plural cavalrymen
[kav-uh l-ree-muh n, -men] /ˈkæv əl ri mən, -ˌmɛn/ (Show IPA)
1.
a soldier in the cavalry.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; cavalry + man1
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  • The truth of the matter was that a frontier cavalryman did not have much time to spend on such things.

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