"uhlan" Definition

  1. n. One of a certain description of militia among the Tartars.
  2. n. One of a kind of light cavalry of Tartaric origin, first introduced into European armies in Poland. They are armed with lances, pistols, and sabers, and are employed chiefly as skirmishers.

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Position in dictionary: 104170 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n.,
Words that start with "uhlan": 1
Words that end with "uhlan": 1
Words that contain "uhlan": 1
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