battle dress uniform

noun

Definition of battle dress uniform

: a military uniform for field service

Examples of battle dress uniform in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Only time and necessity forced me to don a thicker skin along with my battle dress uniform. WSJ, 24 Sep. 2021 Security is handled by soldiers who are assigned to the prison and work both inside and outside the court in battle dress uniforms. Carol Rosenberg, New York Times, 21 Feb. 2020

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First Known Use of battle dress uniform

1939, in the meaning defined above

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“Battle dress uniform.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/battle%20dress%20uniform. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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