march-past

noun

: a filing by : procession

Word History

First Known Use

1832, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of march-past was in 1832

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Cite this Entry

“March-past.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/march-past. Accessed 27 Mar. 2023.

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