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infantryman

[in-fuh n-tree-muh n] /ˈɪn fən tri mən/
noun, plural infantrymen.
1.
a soldier of the infantry.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; infantry + man1
Usage note
See -man.
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British Dictionary definitions for infantrymen

infantryman

/ˈɪnfəntrɪmən/
noun (pl) -men
1.
a soldier belonging to the infantry
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Word Origin and History for infantrymen

infantryman

n.

1837, from infantry + man (n.).

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