the extreme forward area of a battlefield, where troops are in direct contact with the enemy.
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How to use battlefront in a sentence
There was no divide between the home front and the battlefront.
Reporters whose only battlefront experience may have been color war in camp, mocked him for that.
The grumbling of the big guns on the battlefront was almost continuous, day and night.Ruth Fielding In the Red Cross | Alice B. Emerson
The battle cruisers have six decks, extending from end to end, and are so extensive that they almost constitute a battlefront.Kelly Miller's History of the World War for Human Rights | Kelly Miller
This comparison to a battlefront on land becomes interesting when consideration of it is further pursued.Kelly Miller's History of the World War for Human Rights | Kelly Miller
Compiegne, the northern support of the French battlefront during the early part of June, goes back to Roman days.
The battlefront now forms a vast triangle, the apex pointing markedly toward Chteau-Thierry and less markedly toward Dormans.