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militia

noun

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a group of people who are not part of the armed forces of a country but are trained like soldiers
  • Local militia were an important part of American forces during the Revolutionary War.

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The first known use of militia was in 1599

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“Militia.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/militia. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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