devil dog

noun
a member of the United States Marine Corps
Hypernyms: ↑serviceman, ↑military man, ↑man, ↑military personnel

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noun

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Informal.
a United States Marine.
[1915-20]

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devil dog,
Informal. a nickname for a member of the U.S. Marine Corps.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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