line of battle definition

  • noun:
    • The position of soldiers drafted in their usual order with no determined maneuver.
    • The range or arrangement created by vessels of war in an engagement.
    • The line or arrangement created by vessels of war in an engagement.
    • a line formed by soldiers or ships ready to deliver or obtain an attack

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