field train


Definition of field train

: the portion of the transportation including personnel of military units lower than a division that carries reserve stocks of supplies of all kinds not immediately required during combat

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First Known Use of field train

1692, in the meaning defined above

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“Field train.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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