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paramilitary

adjective

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of or relating to a group that is not an official army but that operates and is organized like an army
  • Government forces have been attacked by heavily armed paramilitary groups in several villages.
  • a paramilitary police force

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paramilitary

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Synonyms & Antonyms of paramilitary (Entry 2 of 2)

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The first known use of paramilitary was in 1935

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“Paramilitary.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/paramilitary. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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