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cantonment

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noun can·ton·ment \kan-ˈtōn-mənt, -ˈtän- also -ˈtün-\

Definition of cantonment

  1. 1 :  usu. temporary quarters for troops

  2. 2 :  a permanent military station in India



1753

First Known Use of cantonment

1753


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