paramilitary definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, concerning, or becoming a small grouping of civilians arranged in a military manner, particularly to operate in place of or assist regular army troops.
    • relating to a paramilitary
    • of or concerning a small grouping of civilians arranged to work like or even assist a military device
  • noun:
    • a part of a paramilitary power.
    • a small grouping of civilians trained and organized in a military manner, but that do not portray the formal causes of a sovereign energy.
    • a part of a paramilitary team.
    • a group of civilians arranged in a military style (especially to operate rather than or even to help regular military troops)

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