battle dress uniform


Definition of battle dress uniform

: a military uniform for field service

Examples of battle dress uniform in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web 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, "Trial Guide: The Sept. 11 Case at Guantánamo Bay," 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.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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