Definition of muster roll in English:

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muster roll


An official list of officers and men in a military unit or ship’s company.
Example sentences
  • Less than half of the participants in this undeclared war had their names on recruitment lists or regimental muster rolls.
  • Also seized were muster rolls - details of the four ships' crews, including names, ranks, salaries and places of birth.
  • The muster rolls for the ships that fought reveal the diversity of their ages and skills.

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Syllabification: mus·ter roll

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