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Aldershot

[awl-der-shot]
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noun
  1. a city in NE Hampshire, in S England, SW of London.
  2. a large military training center there.
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Examples from the Web for aldershot

Historical Examples

  • I didn't know where Aldershot was, but had no manner of doubt that he was perfectly right.

    The Golden Age

    Kenneth Grahame

  • Regulations for the killing of flies have been issued to the troops at Aldershot.

  • Aldershot, not the battlefield, is the place for learning strategy.

  • Aldershot was not very far away, and they spent all his leaves there.

    The Good Soldier

    Ford Madox Ford

  • You're going over to Aldershot to-morrow to try to get Lucas exchanged?

    Dolly Reforming Herself

    Henry Arthur Jones


British Dictionary definitions for aldershot

Aldershot

noun
  1. a town in S England, in Hampshire: site of a large military camp. Pop: 58 170 (2001)
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