Definition of infantryman in English:


Line breaks: in|fan¦try|man
Pronunciation: /ˈɪnf(ə)ntrɪmən

noun (plural infantrymen)

  • A soldier belonging to an infantry regiment.
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    • As operations unfold, the Army has found that protection is needed not just for infantrymen but for every soldier in theatre.
    • In the American and British armies deserters were almost always infantrymen.
    • Air and Missile Defense soldiers, like all soldiers, must be infantrymen first.

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