Definition of assault course in English:

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assault course

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noun

British
A course through which the participants must run, negotiating obstacles to be climbed, crawled under, crossed on suspended ropes, etc., as used for training soldiers.
Example sentences
  • It's a mini assault course with rope bridges to cross and a climbing wall.
  • He said: ‘The race consists of an eight-mile cross-country run followed by an army assault course.’
  • Youths get to go on an Army assault course and eat in the mess tent, and receive certificates for their involvement at the end.

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