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bridgehead

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  1. a place from which an advance (as for military operations) is made established a bridgehead on the beach before beginning the land invasion Synonyms base, footholdRelated Words staging area, staging ground; beachhead, camp, center, emplacement, footing, front, headquarters, installation, station; airbase; bastion, fastness, fortress, stronghold; battlefront, field; toehold


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