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combat-ready

[kom-bat-red-ee, kuhm-] /ˈkɒm bætˈrɛd i, ˈkʌm-/
adjective
1.
sufficiently equipped, trained, and numerically strong to engage an enemy.
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  • But they all have a common denominator: the blasters are still far from combat-ready.
  • The bulk of the images are exterior portraits of combat-ready vessels of all types.

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