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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Legionary  \Le"gion*a*ry\  (-[asl]*r[y^]),  a.  [L.  legionarius:  cf 
  F.  l['e]gionnaire.] 
  Belonging  to  a  legion;  consisting  of  a  legion  or  legions,  or 
  of  an  indefinitely  great  number;  as  legionary  soldiers;  a 
  legionary  force.  ``The  legionary  body  of  error.''  --Sir  T. 
  Browne. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Legionary  \Le"gion*a*ry\  (l[=e]"j[u^]n*[asl]*r[y^]),  n.;  pl 
  {Legionaries}  (-r[i^]z). 
  A  member  of  a  legion.  --Milton. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  legionary 
  n  :  a  soldier  who  is  a  member  of  a  legion  (especially  the  French 
  Foreign  Legion)  [syn:  {legionnaire}] 




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