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non-fighting Line breaks: non-fighting

Definition of non-fighting in English:


Not engaged in fighting or aggression: a non-fighting unit of the army non-fighting countries
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  • More annoyingly, he translates this hyperactive camera trickery to non-fighting sequences.
  • The non-fighting public has to pay for every military action, after all.
  • Every additional non-fighting unit places its own logistic demands, is vulnerable and needs protection, and compounds the problems of mobility.

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