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billeting


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Billet  \Bil"let\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Billeted};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Billeting}.]  [From  {Billet}  a  ticket.]  (Mil.) 
  To  direct,  by  a  ticket  or  note,  where  to  lodge.  Hence:  To 
  quarter,  or  place  in  lodgings,  as  soldiers  in  private  houses. 
 
  Billeted  in  so  antiquated  a  mansion.  --W.  Irving. 




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