Word: Retreat
Dictionary definition

(military) withdrawal of troops to a more favorable position to escape the enemy's superior forces or after a defeat.

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hellomynameischerieman250k wrote:
(military) Move troops to a better position in order to avoid danger or defeat

Definition Complexity: 19518
Improvement over original definition: 34843

ADD COMMENTlink written 6.4 years ago by hellomynameischerieman250k
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wobicakes13k wrote:
Signal for military force to fall back to a better position

Definition Complexity: 8678
Improvement over original definition: 45683

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Ethan.Williams521k wrote:
Move to safer position by troops.

Definition Complexity: 20449
Improvement over original definition: 33912

ADD COMMENTlink written 5.8 years ago by Ethan.Williams521k

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