bridgehead

as in base
a place from which an advance (as for military operations) is made established a bridgehead on the beach before beginning the land invasion

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“Bridgehead.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bridgehead. Accessed 2 Mar. 2024.

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