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noun
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Origin of combat fatigue

First recorded in 1940–45
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British Dictionary definitions for combat fatigue

combat fatigue

noun
another term for battle fatigue
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Medical definitions for combat fatigue

combat fatigue
[ kŏmbăt′ ]

n.
Posttraumatic stress disorder resulting from wartime combat or similar experiences. No longer in scientific use.battle fatigue shell shock
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