military field uniform and accouterments, generally camouflaged and stripped of all ornamentation.
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How to use battle dress in a sentence
Players wore battle dress, no pads, no shin guards, no real equipment except skates and sticks.
There was a conference between its two occupants—helmeted soldiers in dark brown battle dress.Deadly City | Paul W. Fairman
Men in battle dress were establishing a perimeter around the clubhouse.And Then the Town Took Off | Richard Wilson
This was his battle dress, and the only defensive armour which he wore.Captain Paul | Alexandre Dumas, Pere
He was tall, taller even than Kennon, and the muscles of his body showed through the tightness of his battle dress.The Lani People | J. F. Bone
And he noted with a tinge of excitement that each man was in battle dress.The Revolt on Venus | Carey Rockwell
British Dictionary definitions for battledress
the ordinary uniform of a soldier, consisting of tunic and trousers
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