militiaman

[mi-lish-uh-muhn]
noun, plural militiamen.
a person serving in the militia.

Origin:
1770–80; militia + -man


See -man.
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militiaman (mɪˈlɪʃəmən)
 
n , pl -men
a man serving with the militia

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Militiamen were lightly armed, slightly trained, and usually did not have uniforms.
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