"outpost" Definition

  1. n. A post or station without the limits of a camp, or at a distance from the main body of an army, for observation of the enemy.
  2. n. The troops placed at such a station.

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Position in dictionary: 69186 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n.,
Words that start with "outpost": 1
Words that end with "outpost": 1
Words that contain "outpost": 1
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English Dictionary Definition of outpost

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