detachment

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objectivity and detachment dispassion , dispassionateness , dryness
soldier who is a member of a detachment assigned to guard the flanks of a military formation flanker
detachment used for security or reconnaissance patrol
detachment of troops guarding an army from surprise attack picket
detachment empowered to force civilians to serve in the army or navy press gang
detachment under the command of a provost marshall provost guard
detachment assigned to protect the rear of a (retreating) military body rearguard
detachment of a person from their regular organization for temporary assignment elsewhere secondment
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