Definition of army surplus in English:

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army surplus


Goods and equipment that are in excess of the army’s requirements: [as modifier]: an army surplus store
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  • Since military action began on Sunday night, army surplus stores have registered an even greater surge in interest than immediately after the terrorist attacks.
  • Many have spent hundreds of pounds customising their kit from army surplus stores ahead of being deployed to the Middle East.
  • The last couple of days before shipping out to the Middle East my step-brother-in-law was traipsing round army surplus stores with some of his colleagues to find some suitable desert clothing.

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Syllabification: ar·my sur·plus

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