- nouna permanent organization of the military land forces of a nation or state (Freq. 3)• Hyponyms:↑host, ↑legion, ↑standing army, ↑Union Army, ↑Confederate Army, ↑Army of the Confederacy, ↑Continental Army
* * *noun: a permanently organized body constituting the army of a state and being often identical with the standing army that is maintained by a federal government
* * *the permanent army maintained in peace as well as in war; the standing army: one of the major components of the Army of the United States.[1840-50]
* * *Regular Army,the part of the Army of the United States that is made up of professionals and provides a permanent standing army.
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