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gyrene

[jahy-reen, jahy-reen] /ˈdʒaɪ rin, dʒaɪˈrin/
noun, Slang.
1.
a member of the U.S. Marine Corps.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; GI + (ma)rine with altered spelling
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gyrene

noun

AUS Marine; leatherneck (1894+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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