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paratrooper

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noun para·troop·er \ˈpa-rə-ˌtrü-pər\

Simple Definition of paratrooper

  • : a member of a group of soldiers who are trained to jump out of airplanes using a parachute

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of paratrooper

  1. :  a member of the paratroops

1927

First Known Use of paratrooper

1927


PARATROOPER Defined for Kids

paratrooper

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noun para·troop·er \ˈper-ə-ˌtrü-pər\

Definition of paratrooper for Students

  1. :  a soldier trained and equipped to parachute from an airplane





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