the forces

plural noun

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British
: the military organizations (such as the army, navy, and air force) of a country : armed forces Will the new defense policy weaken the forces?

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“The forces.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20forces. Accessed 11 December 2019.

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