Entry from British & World English dictionary
verb (debuses, debussing, debussed)[no object] British , chiefly military slang
1Alight from a motor vehicle.
- While his men were debussing, Daly saw ‘several men rushing back from the top of the bridge towards the entrance gate of the park.’
- They noticed the screaming housekeeper, stopped, and debussed.
- Once the police convoy arrived at the Canal Bridge, it halted, and the men in the leading cars debussed.
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