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cadre


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cadre  \Ca"dre\,  n.  [F.  cadre,  It  quadro  square,  from  L. 
  quadrum  fr  quatuor  four.]  (Mil.) 
  The  framework  or  skeleton  upon  which  a  regiment  is  to  be 
  formed;  the  officers  of  a  regiment  forming  the  staff. 
  [Written  also  {cader}.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  cadre 
  n  1:  a  small  unit  serving  as  the  nucleus  of  a  larger  political 
  movement  [syn:  {cell}] 
  2:  a  nucleus  of  military  personnel  capable  of  expansion 
 
  From  The  Free  On-line  Dictionary  of  Computing  (13  Mar  01)  [foldoc]: 
 
  CADRE 
 
    The  US  {software  engineering}  vendor  which  merged 
  with  {Bachman  Information  Systems}  to  form  {Cayenne  Software} 
  in  July  1996. 
 
  (1998-02-08) 
 
 




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