reg·​i·​men·​tal | \ˌre-jə-ˈmen-tᵊl \

Definition of regimental 

1 : of or relating to a regiment

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During each Trooping the Colour ceremony, one from among the Foot Guard regiments takes its turn presenting its regimental colors down the ranks. Erin Hill,, "It's the Most Royal Day of the Year! All About Trooping the Colour — and Meghan Markle's Debut," 8 June 2018 At regimental headquarters, the general received reports of bad sniping and enfilading machine gun fire from the forward units. Washington Post, "AP WAS THERE: 75 years ago, reporter lands on Attu Island," 29 May 2018 Rumor has it that during World War II, British army officers buried regimental silvers in the lawn there to hide them from invading Japanese forces. Chun Han Wong, WSJ, "Fit for a Kim: Singapore’s Fantasy Island, Where U.S. and North Korea Will Meet," 11 June 2018 During the Horse Guards Parade, Kate watched Queen Elizabeth take the salute and review her immaculate troops as the Colour, a regimental flag, was paraded in the ceremony, which dates back to the 18th century. Dana Rose Falcone,, "See Kate Middleton's 2011 Trooping the Colour Debut 3 Days Before Meghan Markle Makes Hers!," 6 June 2018 The museum obtained the men's enlistment and mustering paperwork, and regimental and company logs. Dennis Hohenberger, Courant Community, "Exhibit Focuses On Locals In Civil War," 14 Mar. 2018 Jones had earned a Silver Star and Navy Cross for valor as a battalion commander during the World War II battles of Tarawa and Saipan, respectively, and went on to become a regimental commander in the Korean War. Dan Lamothe, Washington Post, "Robert Mueller’s military career, detailed in documents, was brief but remarkable," 23 Feb. 2018 Queen Angela's escort was smartly dressed in regimental blue, with gold epaulets befitting high rank and renown, and the queen's train required four attendants. Michael Dumas,, "Show Us Your Mardi Gras Gowns: LaShe's embark on an 'Underwater Fantasy'," 7 Feb. 2018 Organic plants at different stages are arranged in regimental rows in several rooms, fed by water circulated through plastic piping. Washington Post, "Big vs. boutique: Battle brews in California weed business," 20 Dec. 2017

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1629, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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