battalia

[ buh-teyl-yuh, -tahl- ]
/ bəˈteɪl yə, -ˈtɑl- /

noun Obsolete.

order of battle.
an armed or arrayed body of troops.

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Origin of battalia

1585–95; <Italian battaglia body of troops, battle1
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