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enlisted man
American English: /ɪnˈlɪstɪd/, /ɛnˈlɪstɪd mæn/ Pronunciation: / ɪnˈlɪstɪd man /

Translation of enlisted man in Spanish:

noun

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    Example sentences
    • When I was there, he only talked to the enlisted men and NCOs. No officers.
    • Some 300 officers and enlisted men were serving in these historical units when the war ended in 1945.
    • Standard military protocol required enlisted men to come to attention when the commanding officer arrived on deck.

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