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combatant


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Combatant  \Com"bat*ant\,  a.  [F.  combattant,  p.  pr.] 
  Contending;  disposed  to  contend.  --B.  Jonson 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Combatant  \Com"bat*ant\,  n.  [F.  combattant.] 
  One  who  engages  in  combat.  ``The  mighty  combatants.'' 
  --Milton. 
 
  A  controversy  which  long  survived  the  original 
  combatants.  --Macaulay 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  combatant 
  adj  :  engaging  in  or  ready  for  combat 
  n  :  someone  who  fights  (or  is  fighting)  [syn:  {battler},  {belligerent}, 
  {fighter},  {scrapper}] 




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