the last post

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: a song played on a bugle at military funerals and at night as a signal for soldiers to go to bed

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“The last post.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20last%20post. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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