Definition of garrison town in English:

garrison town

Syllabification: gar·ri·son town

noun

A town that has troops permanently stationed in it.
More example sentences
  • It was once a garrison town, a market centre and an important seat of learning in the Heavenly Kingdom's far-flung southwest.
  • We must remember that Carlow was one time a garrison town and that in most such towns members of the community sought mementos of battles where some of the sons of that town had fought.
  • Traditionally a garrison town and thus a soccer town, we wanted to know if this was an old fashioned view of Sligo, or whether it could still claim to be a soccer town.

Definition of garrison town in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day neoteny
Pronunciation: niːˈɒt(ə)ni
noun
retention of juvenile features in the adult animal