noun, plural a·paches [uh-pah-shiz, uh-pash-iz; French a-pash] /əˈpɑ ʃɪz, əˈpæʃ ɪz; French aˈpaʃ/.
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noun, plural A·pach·es, (especially collectively) A·pach·e.
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But the Apaches are short range and need maintenance troops to deploy with them into a location within Iraq itself.Air Force Pilots Say They're Flying Blind Against ISIS|Dave Majumdar|October 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One pilot friend in Zwara pointed out that just “two Apaches,” attack helicopters, would intimidate the militias into a ceasefire.It’s Not the USA that Made Libya the Disaster it is Today|Ann Marlowe|August 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Earlier this year, army Apaches shot up several convoys that refused to stop while navigating mountainous dunes near the border.On the Contraband Trail With Libya’s Gun Smugglers|Peter Schwartzstein|June 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Apaches used what was once a marshy ciénaga as a water hole for centuries.Big-Sky West Texas: A Road Trip Through Hidden America|Condé Nast Traveler|March 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Not long after the Spanish conquistadores explored the region for gold, they began snatching Apaches and other natives as slaves.The Bin Laden of His Day? A New Biography of Geronimo|Marc Wortman|December 5, 2012|DAILY BEAST
One hunter who escaped the ambush reported that an overwhelming number of Apaches were in the wooded hills.The Pinos Altos Story|Dorothy Watson
This, too, may have been by the order of the Government, but the Apaches do not understand it.Geronimo's Story of His Life|Geronimo
Individually, I succeeded in making friends with most of these Apaches.Forty Years Among the Indians|Daniel W. Jones
Perhaps the Navaho and Apaches never had totemic names for their exogamous local groups.Method in the Study of Totemism|Andrew Lang
Besides the risk of encountering the Apaches, there was the ever-present peril from wild beasts and venomous serpents.Through Apache Lands|R. H. Jayne